Tanglewood Middle School

  • Tanglewood Middle School serves 671 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (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 16% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Tanglewood Middle School's student population of 671 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students671 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tanglewood Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tanglewood Middle School is 0.66, 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#1099 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tanglewood Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tanglewood Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
36%
9%
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Black
43%
34%
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White
17%
51%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tanglewood Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.660.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tanglewood Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tanglewood Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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