3/10
Pelion Middle School
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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in South Carolina. Students here perform below average on state tests, ... More are making below average year-over-year academic improvement, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

ACADEMICS

4/10

Academic progress

How much did this school help its students improve from one year to the next? This rating compares schools with similar proficiency levels to measure student progress over time.

A worrisome sign:

Students at this school are making less academic progress from one grade to the next compared to students at other schools in the state.

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4/10

Test scores

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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
College and Career Ready Assessments (READY)
English
26%
State avg: 43%
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Math
22%
State avg: 39%
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South Carolina Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)
Science
29%
State avg: 47%
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Equity

2/10

Equity overview

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Very concerning:

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


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ENVIRONMENT

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Student demographics

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White
79%
Hispanic
11%
Black
6%
Two or more races
2%
Native American
<1%
Asian
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
<1%

Teachers & staff

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Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
283 :1
State avg: 371 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
84%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood

758 Magnolia Street
Pelion, SC 29123
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