Summit Parkway Middle School



Summit Parkway Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Summit Parkway Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 44
1 44
2 44
3 43
4 43
5 43
6 279
7 317
8 271
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Summit Parkway Middle School is a public elementary school located in Columbia, SC in the Richland 02 School District. It enrolls 1,128 students in grades 1st through 12th. Summit Parkway Middle School is the 11th largest public school in South Carolina and the 608th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,128
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 70.5

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Summit Parkway Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 593
(53%)
9,528
(51%)
 Female 535
(47%)
9,143
(49%)

Summit Parkway Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 642
(57%)
10,805
(58%)
 White 330
(29%)
5,194
(28%)
 Hispanic 67
(6%)
1,394
(7%)
 Two or More 42
(4%)
642
(3%)
 Asian 41
(4%)
554
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
36
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
46
(0%)

Summit Parkway Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 584
(52%)
9,088
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 416
(37%)
7,816
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 128
(11%)
1,767
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 692 ranked schools in South Carolina, Summit Parkway Middle School is ranked 64th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Summit Parkway Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.2%) is lower than the state average of 61.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Summit Parkway Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1157
2006 1167
2007 958
2008 983
2009 1033
2010 1126
2011 1126
2012 1128

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 13.3
2007 14.2
2008 14.1
2009 15.9
2010 16.6
2011 17.5
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30769230769231
2006 0.37189374464439
2007 0.34968684759916
2008 0.39572736520855
2009 0.4027105517909
2010 0.33836589698046
2011 0.4404973357016
2012 0.4822695035461

Compare Summit Parkway Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,453.7% 14.5:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.1%
 

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Public KG - 08 1,128 16:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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