Gold Hill Middle School

  • Gold Hill Middle School serves 709 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gold Hill Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Gold Hill Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Gold Hill Middle School's student population of 709 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students709 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gold Hill Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Gold Hill Middle School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank#112 out of 1142 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
6%
34%
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White
79%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.370.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork 04 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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