Wallace Elementary Middle School

  • Wallace Elementary Middle School serves 465 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 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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School Overview

  • Wallace Elementary Middle School's student population of 465 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wallace Elementary Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank#956 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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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Diversity Score0.580.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wallace Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarlboro 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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  • Cheraw Cheraw High School
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