Greenville Middle Academy

  • Greenville Middle Academy serves 811 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Greenville Middle Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%.

Top Placements

Greenville Middle Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Greenville Middle Academy's student population of 811 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students811 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Greenville Middle Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,130 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Greenville Middle Academy is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#350 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
15%
9%
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Black
22%
34%
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White
57%
52%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Greenville Middle Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.610.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenville East North Street Academy Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 687 students
    0.2 miles
    1720 East North Street
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864)355-2900
    0.2 PK-5 687
  • Greenville Overbrook Child Development Center
    Grades: PK | 919 students
    0.8 miles
    111 Laurens Road
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864)355-7350
    0.8 PK 919
  • Greenville Summit Drive Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 479 students
    1.4 miles
    424 Summit Drive
    Greenville, SC 29609
    (864)355-8800
    1.4 K-5 479
  • Greenville League Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 793 students
    1.5 miles
    125 Twin Lake Drive
    Greenville, SC 29609
    (864)355-8100
    1.5 6-8 793
  • Greenville Sterling School
    Grades: PK-8 | 835 students
    1.5 miles
    99 John Mccarroll Way
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864)355-4480
    1.5 PK-8 835

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