Marlboro 01 School District

122 Broad Street
Bennettsville, SC 29512
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2023 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,667 students in Marlboro 01 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
Public Schools in Marlboro 01 School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 26% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 51% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (SC)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,280 Schools
# Students
3,667 Students
766,302 Students
# Teachers
235 Teachers
52,099 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Marlboro 01 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 82 school districts in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 78% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (SC)
Overall District Rank
#73 out of 85 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marlboro 01  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
16%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marlboro 01  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of SC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marlboro 01  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(19-20)
78%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marlboro 01  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.57
0.65
# American Indian Students
169 Students
2,263 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
n/a
# Asian Students
17 Students
12,871 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
34 Students
87,155 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
11%
# Black Students
2,142 Students
250,168 Students
% Black Students
58%
33%
# White Students
1,060 Students
373,848 Students
% White Students
29%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
984 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
238 Students
38,764 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
90
20,837
# Students in K Grade:
253
51,543
# Students in 1st Grade:
313
55,077
# Students in 2nd Grade:
260
54,901
# Students in 3rd Grade:
249
55,934
# Students in 4th Grade:
259
56,543
# Students in 5th Grade:
272
57,229
# Students in 6th Grade:
332
60,742
# Students in 7th Grade:
340
62,102
# Students in 8th Grade:
305
62,612
# Students in 9th Grade:
338
66,199
# Students in 10th Grade:
256
59,504
# Students in 11th Grade:
221
52,853
# Students in 12th Grade:
179
50,226
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,069 is higher than the state median of $11,941. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,424 is higher than the state median of $11,103. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (SC)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$55 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marlboro 01  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$53 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Marlboro 01  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,069
$11,941
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marlboro 01  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,424
$11,103
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marlboro 01  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Marlboro 01 School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Marlboro County High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
951 Fayetteville Avenue Extens
Bennettsville, SC 29512
(843) 479-5900
Grades: 9-12
| 994 students
Rank: #22.
Clio Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2635 Highway 9 East
Clio, SC 29525
(843) 586-9391
Grades: PK-5
| 249 students
Rank: #33.
Mccoll Elementary Middle
Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
700 North Main Street
Mc Coll, SC 29570
(843) 523-5371
Grades: PK-8
| 635 students
Rank: #44.
Wallace Elementary Middle
Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3643 Highway 9 West
Wallace, SC 29596
(843) 537-7493
Grades: PK-8
| 444 students
Rank: #55.
Bennettsville Intermediate
Math: 20% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Cheraw Street
Bennettsville, SC 29512
(843) 479-5941
Grades: 4-5
| 225 students
Rank: #66.
Blenheim Middle School Of Discovery
Math: 11% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
143 Highland Street
Blenheim, SC 29516
(843) 528-3262
Grades: 6-8
| 573 students
Rank: n/an/a
Bennettsville Primary
301 Jefferson Street
Bennettsville, SC 29512
(843) 479-5936
Grades: PK-3
| 547 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,667 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 78% (Btm 50% in SC)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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