New Ellenton Steam Magnet Middle School

814 Main Street South
New Ellenton, SC 29809
(School attendance zone shown in map)
New Ellenton Steam Magnet Middle School serves 182 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
New Ellenton Steam Magnet 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

New Ellenton Steam Magnet Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

New Ellenton Steam Magnet Middle School's student population of 182 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

New Ellenton Steam Magnet 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 New Ellenton Steam Magnet Middle School is 0.65, which is more 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
#593 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
40%
34%
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White
42%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAiken 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Ellenton Steam Magnet Middle School is Silver Bluff High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jackson Stem Middle School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Greendale Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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