710 Third Avenue
Kingstree, SC 29556
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Kingstree Middle Magnet serves 422 students in grades 6-8.
Kingstree Middle Magnet 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 22% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Kingstree Middle Magnet's student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Kingstree Middle Magnet is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Kingstree Middle Magnet is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1036 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
89%
33%
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White
7%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SC state average), while 22% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

How many students attend Kingstree Middle Magnet?

422 students attend Kingstree Middle Magnet.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

89% of Kingstree Middle Magnet students are Black, 7% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Kingstree Middle Magnet?

Kingstree Middle Magnet has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Kingstree Middle Magnet offer ?

Kingstree Middle Magnet offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 422 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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