James Island Middle School (Closed 2018)

1484 Camp Road
Charleston, SC 29412
(School attendance zone shown in map)
James Island Middle School served 332 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 37% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 43% (which was equal to the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 44% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students332 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
37%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
43%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
34%
34%
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White
56%
51%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James Island Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score
0.570.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James Island Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to James Island Middle School is James Island Charter High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Camp Road Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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