Pickens Middle School

  • Pickens Middle School serves 682 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Pickens Middle School operates within the Pickens 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 682 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students682 students
Pickens Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pickens Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Pickens Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePickens Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Pickens Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Pickens Middle School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
4%
35%
Pickens Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
90%
52%
Pickens Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Pickens Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPickens Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownSC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.190.61
Pickens Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
50%
Pickens Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Pickens Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pickens 01 School District's student population of 16,619 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,316 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,931 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District NamePickens 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
6
Number of Students Managed16,6193,454
Pickens 01 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$173 MM$38 MM
Pickens 01 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$200 MM$39 MM
Pickens 01 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,316$9,366
Pickens 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,931$9,666
Pickens 01 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
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    0.7 miles
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    567 Hampton Avenue
    PickensSC 29671
    (864)397-2300
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