660 Rawl Road
Lexington, SC 29072
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Pleasant Hill Middle School serves 1,186 students in grades 6-8.
Pleasant Hill Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Pleasant Hill Middle School's student population of 1,186 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
74 teachers
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School Rankings

Pleasant Hill Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasant Hill Middle School is 0.32, 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 Data
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State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#336 out of 1149 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
7%
34%
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White
82%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,186 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Btm 50%)

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