Liberty Middle School

  • Liberty Middle School serves 504 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is 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 is 27% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Liberty Middle School's student population of 504 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Liberty Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Liberty Middle School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#951 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
3%
34%
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White
84%
51%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Liberty Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.290.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Liberty Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePickens 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
This is a great school no issues and I highly recommend it i wish I could go back but I moved principle is nice understanding and deals with problems perfectly teachers are amazing teach great good about homework and don`t tolerate bullying. RISE UP FALCONS
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5  
This is an excellent school! The teachers and administration do a wonderful job.
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5  
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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