Granard Middle School

815 West Rutledge Avenue
Gaffney, SC 29341
  • Granard Middle School serves 547 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower 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 39% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Granard Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Granard Middle School's student population of 547 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Granard Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Granard Middle School is 0.49, 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#687 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
25%
34%
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White
67%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherokee 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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