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Leslie M. Stover Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1649 Smyrna Road
Elgin, SC 29045
Phone
(803) 438-7414
District
KERSHAW 01
County
KERSHAW COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
697
Classroom Teachers
43

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

5

(10 is best)

Better than 45.1% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Leslie M. Stover Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
43%
42%
41%
42%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
40%
42%
44%
32%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
41%
52%
45%
42%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
16
15
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 236 33.9%
Grade 7 254 36.4%
Grade 8 207 29.7%
Total 697 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.2% 62.1% 51.5%
Black 27.0% 27.4% 34.3%
Hispanic 12.5% 9.7% 12.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.4% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.7% 59.4% 62.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.2% 54.0% 58.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 5.4% 3.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 65,926 5,118,425
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 89.0 168
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.4% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.0% 31.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.5% 26.0%
65 OR OLDER 18.6% 17.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 25,293 1,961,481
Single Parent Households With Children 10.0% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.2% 88.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.1% 29.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.0% 10.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.7% 13.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.7% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.2% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.9% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.3% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 13.2% 12.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,793 $62,384,817 33.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $889 $9,573,641 5.1%
Staff $532 $5,729,108 3.1%
General Administration $134 $1,443,046 0.8%
School Administration $707 $7,613,683 4.1%
Operation $933 $10,047,477 5.4%
Transportation $370 $3,984,530 2.1%
Other $420 $4,522,980 2.4%
Total Support $3,986 $42,925,234 23.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,502 $80,789,038 43.4%
Total Expenditures $17,282 $186,109,858 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,363 $4,879,592,115 45.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $952 $729,888,608 6.8%
Staff $684 $524,524,930 4.9%
General Administration $98 $75,022,613 0.7%
School Administration $729 $559,092,146 5.2%
Operation $1,084 $830,863,520 7.7%
Transportation $392 $300,609,320 2.8%
Other $469 $359,810,794 3.3%
Total Support $4,408 $3,379,757,066 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,269 $2,506,400,191 23.3%
Total Expenditures $14,040 $10,765,806,807 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%