Lexington Middle School

  • Lexington Middle School serves 817 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Lexington Middle School operates within the Lexington 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 817 students has declined by 41% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 817 students
Lexington Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lexington Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Lexington Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Lexington Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Lexington Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
1%
Lexington Middle School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Lexington Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
12%
35%
Lexington Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
79%
52%
Lexington Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lexington Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Lexington Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lexington Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.36 0.42
Lexington Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
50%
Lexington Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Lexington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lexington 01 School District's student population of 24,224 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,900 is higher than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,844 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Lexington 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
6
Number of Students Managed 24,224 3,454
Lexington 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $288 MM $39 MM
Lexington 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $311 MM $38 MM
Lexington 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,900 $11,413
Lexington 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,844 $10,999
Lexington 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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