New Ellenton Middle School

  • New Ellenton Middle School serves 165 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • New Ellenton Middle School's student population of 165 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Ellenton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Ellenton Middle School is 0.67, which is more 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#808 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
16%
9%
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Black
44%
34%
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White
34%
51%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAiken 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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