Midway Elementary School

  • Midway Elementary School serves 447 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (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 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Midway Elementary School's student population of 447 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students447 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Midway Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Midway Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Midway Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Midway Elementary School is 0.55, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#779 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Midway Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Midway Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Midway Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Midway Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
26%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Midway Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Midway Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Midway Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.550.62
This chart display the diversity score of Midway Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Midway Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Midway Elementary 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 NameKershaw 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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