3643 Highway 9 West
Wallace, SC 29596
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Wallace Elementary Middle School serves 465 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Wallace Elementary 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 26% (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 24% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

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Wallace Elementary Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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School Overview

Wallace Elementary Middle School's student population of 465 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Wallace Elementary 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 Wallace Elementary Middle School is 0.58, 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 Data
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State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1022 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
41%
34%
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White
50%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 465 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Top 30%)

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