Summit Parkway Middle School

  • Summit Parkway Middle School serves 1,215 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Summit Parkway Middle School's student population of 1,215 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Summit Parkway Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Summit Parkway Middle School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#791 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
57%
34%
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White
26%
51%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Summit Parkway Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.600.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Summit Parkway Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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