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Bamberg-Ehrhardt Middle School

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Posted August 6, 2009

BE Middle School is a great, closely knit environment for 6-8 graders. We've been pleased with the teaching and school leadership overall. We would like to see more parent-teacher opportunities and organization. Staff is very receptive to parental requests.
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English/Language Arts

The state average for English/Language Arts was 70% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
65%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
72%
Math

The state average for Math was 74% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
77%

2010

 
 
74%
Science

The state average for Science was 66% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
73%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
67%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 78% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
65%

2011

 
 
74%

2010

 
 
72%
Writing

2013

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
64%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in Writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: South Carolina Department of Education

English/Language Arts

The state average for English/Language Arts was 71% in 2013.

117 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
69%

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
65%
Math

The state average for Math was 72% in 2013.

117 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
68%

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
69%
Science

The state average for Science was 75% in 2013.

117 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
72%

2010

 
 
70%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 69% in 2013.

117 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
78%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
67%
Writing

115 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
64%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in Writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: South Carolina Department of Education

English/Language Arts

The state average for English/Language Arts was 70% in 2013.

121 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
63%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

121 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
75%

2012

 
 
70%

2011

 
 
72%

2010

 
 
63%
Science

The state average for Science was 75% in 2013.

61 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
77%

2011

 
 
78%

2010

 
 
68%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 71% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
73%

2011

 
 
80%

2010

 
 
63%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 74% in 2013.

121 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
73%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in Writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Source: South Carolina Department of Education

English/Language Arts

All Studentsn/a
Femalen/a
Malen/a
African-Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
Whiten/a
Subsidized mealsn/a
Full-pay mealsn/a
Disabledn/a
Not disabledn/a
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in Englishn/a
Not migrantn/a

Math

All Studentsn/a
Femalen/a
Malen/a
African-Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
Whiten/a
Subsidized mealsn/a
Full-pay mealsn/a
Disabledn/a
Not disabledn/a
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in Englishn/a
Not migrantn/a

Science

All Studentsn/a
Femalen/a
Malen/a
African-Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Whiten/a
Subsidized mealsn/a
Full-pay mealsn/a
Disabledn/a
Not disabledn/a
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in Englishn/a
Not migrantn/a

Social Studies

All Studentsn/a
Femalen/a
Malen/a
African-Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Whiten/a
Subsidized mealsn/a
Full-pay mealsn/a
Disabledn/a
Not disabledn/a
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in Englishn/a
Not migrantn/a

Writing

All Studentsn/a
Femalen/a
Malen/a
African-Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
Whiten/a
Subsidized mealsn/a
Full-pay mealsn/a
Disabledn/a
Not disabledn/a
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in Englishn/a
Not migrantn/a
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in Writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the South Carolina Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: South Carolina Department of Education

English/Language Arts

All Students69%
Female73%
Male68%
African-American62%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White80%
Subsidized meals63%
Full-pay meals87%
Disabled8%
Not disabled76%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English69%
Not migrant69%

Math

All Students68%
Female73%
Male66%
African-American61%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White78%
Subsidized meals65%
Full-pay meals77%
Disabled0%
Not disabled76%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English68%
Not migrant68%

Science

All Students84%
Female86%
Male84%
African-American79%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White91%
Subsidized meals80%
Full-pay meals94%
Disabled33%
Not disabled90%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English84%
Not migrant84%

Social Studies

All Students78%
Female73%
Male82%
African-American74%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White83%
Subsidized meals72%
Full-pay meals94%
Disabled33%
Not disabled83%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English78%
Not migrant78%

Writing

All Students73%
Female81%
Male67%
African-American71%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White74%
Subsidized meals70%
Full-pay meals82%
Disabled15%
Not disabled80%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English73%
Not migrant73%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in Writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the South Carolina Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: South Carolina Department of Education

English/Language Arts

All Students74%
Female81%
Male69%
African-American66%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White84%
Subsidized meals67%
Full-pay meals87%
Disabledn/a
Not disabled79%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English74%
Not migrant74%

Math

All Students75%
Female81%
Male71%
African-American66%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White86%
Subsidized meals66%
Full-pay meals91%
Disabledn/a
Not disabled79%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English75%
Not migrant75%

Science

All Students84%
Female90%
Male77%
African-American81%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White88%
Subsidized meals80%
Full-pay meals91%
Disabledn/a
Not disabled91%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English84%
Not migrant84%

Social Studies

All Students83%
Female83%
Male84%
African-American79%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
White87%
Subsidized meals78%
Full-pay meals91%
Disabledn/a
Not disabled83%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English83%
Not migrant83%

Writing

All Students85%
Female91%
Male81%
African-American80%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White91%
Subsidized meals82%
Full-pay meals91%
Disabledn/a
Not disabled89%
English language learnersn/a
Proficient in English85%
Not migrant85%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the tests


In 2012-2013 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in Writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

The different student groups are identified by the South Carolina Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: South Carolina Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 86% in 2013.

20 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
100%

2012

 
 
100%

2011

 
 
100%

2010

 
 
100%
Applied Biology

The state average for Applied Biology was 55% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a
Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 80% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a

2011

 
 
n/a
English I

The state average for English I was 77% in 2013.

36 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
100%

2012

 
 
100%

2011

 
 
100%

2010

 
 
100%
Mathematics for the Technologies 2

The state average for Mathematics for the Technologies 2 was 67% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a
Physical Science

The state average for Physical Science was 60% in 2011.

2011

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
n/a
U.S. History

The state average for U.S. History was 95% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a
U.S. History and Government

The state average for U.S. History and Government was 57% in 2013.

2013

 
 
n/a

2012

 
 
n/a

2011

 
 
n/a

2010

 
 
n/a
Scale: %D, C, B, A

About the tests


In 2012-2013 South Carolina used the End-of-Course Examination Program (EOCEP) to test middle and high school students in Algebra I, Mathematics for the Technologies II, Biology I, English I, US History, and US History and Government. The EOCEP provides tests in high school core courses and for courses taken in middle school for high school credit. The EOCEP is a standards-based test program, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score a C or above.

Source: South Carolina Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 57% 36%
White 40% 53%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Hispanic 1% 7%
Two or more races 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 64%N/A57%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Bamberg, SC 29003
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