Bates 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
715 Estate Street
Sumter, SC 29150
Phone
(803) 775-0711
District
SUMTER 01
County
SUMTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
689
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

2

(10 is best)

Better than 13.7% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Bates Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 41
Proficiency in Reading 22 39
Proficiency in Math 22 42

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 35
Proficiency in Reading 22 36
Proficiency in Math 22 34

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 38
Proficiency in Reading 22 40
Proficiency in Math 17.0 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.66
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.71
AVG FOR STATE 15.18
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 236 34.3%
Grade 7 207 30.0%
Grade 8 246 35.7%
Total 689 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 27.0% 31.9% 53.3%
Black 68.9% 62.5% 35.2%
Hispanic 3.5% 4.0% 9.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 1.0% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 66.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 63.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 107,379 5,084,127
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 167
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.9% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.0% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.1% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 41,417 1,894,711
Single Parent Households With Children 15.0% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.2% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.5% 27.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.2% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.3% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.7% 16.5%
$15,000 or less 16.4% 13.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,987 $85,731,517 47.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $841 $14,457,631 8.0%
Staff $690 $11,861,790 6.5%
General Administration $42 $722,022 0.4%
School Administration $600 $10,314,600 5.7%
Operation $1,152 $19,804,032 10.9%
Transportation $342 $5,879,322 3.2%
Other $465 $7,993,815 4.4%
Total Support $4,132 $71,033,212 39.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,441 $24,772,231 13.6%
Total Expenditures $10,560 $181,536,960 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,533 $4,267,597,209 45.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $810 $624,827,308 6.7%
Staff $611 $471,133,701 5.0%
General Administration $103 $79,360,510 0.8%
School Administration $647 $498,964,119 5.3%
Operation $975 $752,315,821 8.0%
Transportation $436 $336,482,498 3.6%
Other $391 $301,661,896 3.2%
Total Support $3,974 $3,064,745,977 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,623 $2,023,206,067 21.6%
Total Expenditures $12,130 $9,355,634,652 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%