Liberty Middle School

  • Liberty Middle School serves 500 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Liberty Middle School operates within the Pickens 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 500 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 500 students
Liberty Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Liberty Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Liberty Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Liberty Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 15:1 16:1
Liberty Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Liberty Middle School Asian Students (2010-2014)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Liberty Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
3%
35%
Liberty Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
88%
52%
Liberty Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Liberty Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Liberty Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Liberty 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.
0.22 0.42
Liberty 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.
51%
50%
Liberty 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.
5%
6%
Liberty Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pickens 01 School District's student population of 16,619 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,793 in this district is less than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,813 is less than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Pickens 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
6
Number of Students Managed 16,619 3,454
Pickens 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $164 MM $39 MM
Pickens 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $164 MM $38 MM
Pickens 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,793 $11,413
Pickens 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,813 $10,999
Pickens 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LibertyLiberty Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
    0.2 miles
    251 North Hillcrest Street
    LibertySC 29657
    (864)397-2100
    0.2PK-5552
  • LibertyLiberty High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 689 students
    0.6 miles
    124 Red Devil Drive
    LibertySC 29657
    (864)397-2600
    0.69-12689
  • LibertyChastain Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 569 students
    3.1 miles
    940 Chastain Road
    LibertySC 29657
    (864)397-4800
    3.1PK-5569
  • LibertyPickens County Career And Technology CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    4.1 miles
    990 Chastain Road
    LibertySC 29657
    (864)397-4500
    4.19-12n/a
  • CentralCentral Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
    5.4 miles
    608 Johnson Road
    CentralSC 29630
    (864)397-1400
    5.4PK-5367

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  7/27/2012
This is an excellent school! The teachers and administration do a wonderful job.
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5  10/2/2006
This is an excelllent school! While the building is old the faculty and staff do a marvelous job. The extra curricular offerings are comparable to others around us. Parental involvement is improving!
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