Summit Parkway Middle School

200 Summit Parkway
Columbia, SC 29229
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Summit Parkway Middle School serves 1,233 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Summit Parkway Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower 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 45% (which is lower 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 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Summit Parkway Middle School's student population of 1,233 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,233 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Rankings

Summit Parkway Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Summit Parkway Middle School is 0.60, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#723 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
57%
34%
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White
25%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Summit Parkway Middle School is Richland Two Charter High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kelly Mill Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Springs Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia North Springs Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 765 students
    0.3 miles
    1300 Clemson Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803) 736-3183
    0.3 PK-5 765
  • Columbia Richland Two Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: PS%
    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
    1.5 miles
    7900 Brookmont Lane
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803) 419-1348
    1.5 9-12 114
  • Columbia Spring Valley High School Magnet School
    Math: 81% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,081 students
    2.0 miles
    120 Sparkleberry Lane
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803) 699-3500
    2 9-12 2,081
  • Elgin Bookman Road Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
    2.1 miles
    1245 Bookman Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803) 699-1724
    2.1 PK-5 459
  • Elgin Bridge Creek Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 555 students
    2.1 miles
    121 Bombing Range Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803) 462-3900
    2.1 PK-5 555

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