Longleaf Middle School

  • Longleaf Middle School serves 770 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Longleaf Middle School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Longleaf Middle School's student population of 770 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students770 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Longleaf Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Longleaf Middle School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank#847 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
72%
34%
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White
15%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 9-12 | 1,444 student
    1.8 miles
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