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7/10
Waccamaw Middle School
This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in South Carolina. Students here perform above average on state tests, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)
Social Studies
85%
State avg: 69%
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Science
80%
State avg: 68%
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College and Career Ready Assessments (READY)
Math
52%
State avg: 34%
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Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

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Equity
4/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
74%
Black
20%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
304 :1
State avg: 434 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
92%
State avg: 88%
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12 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 3
4 1
3 1
2 2
1 0
Neighborhood
247 Wildcat Way
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
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Last modified: June 12, 2018
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