Spartanburg 06 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 2,551 students in Spartanburg 06 School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in South Carolina.
Public Middle Schools in Spartanburg 06 School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the South Carolina public middle school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 44% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Spartanburg 06 School District are R. P. Dawkins Middle School, L. E. Gable Middle School and Fairforest Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public middle school average of 48% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Spartanburg 06 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in South Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Spartanburg 06 School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (SC)
# Schools
3 Schools
332 Schools
# Students
2,551 Students
203,655 Students
# Teachers
173 Teachers
13,429 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Spartanburg 06 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 83 school districts in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (SC)
Overall District Rank
#36 out of 85 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Spartanburg 06  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Spartanburg 06  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Spartanburg 06  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
87%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Spartanburg 06  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.70
0.62
# American Indian Students
7 Students
796 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
82 Students
3,313 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
526 Students
18,680 Students
% Hispanic Students
21%
9%
# Black Students
767 Students
65,815 Students
% Black Students
30%
32%
# White Students
1,063 Students
106,815 Students
% White Students
42%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
296 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
103 Students
7,875 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
1,149
# Students in K Grade:
-
3,217
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
3,514
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
3,477
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
3,779
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
3,809
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
4,943
# Students in 6th Grade:
899
52,637
# Students in 7th Grade:
854
57,811
# Students in 8th Grade:
798
56,999
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
3,578
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
3,291
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
2,971
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
2,480
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,270 is higher than the state median of $11,579. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,902 is higher than the state median of $10,767. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (SC)
Total Revenue
$140 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Spartanburg 06  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$148 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Spartanburg 06  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,270
$11,579
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Spartanburg 06  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,902
$10,767
This chart display average spending per public school student in Spartanburg 06  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Spartanburg 06 School District Public Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
R. P. Dawkins Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1300 East Blackstock Road
Moore, SC 29369
(864) 576-8088
Grades: 6-8
| 875 students
Rank: #22.
L. E. Gable Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
198 Ott Shoals Road
Roebuck, SC 29376
(864) 576-3500
Grades: 6-8
| 767 students
Rank: #33.
Fairforest Middle School
Math: 20% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4120 North Blackstock Road
Spartanburg, SC 29301
(864) 576-1270
Grades: 6-8
| 909 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,551 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 30% in SC)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70

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