Great Falls Middle School (Closed 2012)

  • Great Falls Middle School served 212 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 57% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 70%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 57% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 71%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students212 students
This chart display total students of Great Falls Middle School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Great Falls Middle School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Great Falls Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
57%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Great Falls Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
57%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Great Falls Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Great Falls Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
43%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Great Falls Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Great Falls Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Great Falls Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.510.62
This chart display the diversity score of Great Falls Middle School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Great Falls Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Great Falls Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChester 01 School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Great Falls Middle School is Great Falls High School (0.4 miles away)
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