Palmetto Middle School



Palmetto Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palmetto Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 257
7 250
8 258
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palmetto Middle School is a public elementary school located in Williamston, SC in the Anderson 01 School District. It enrolls 765 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 765
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.5

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Palmetto Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 388
(51%)
3,271
(49%)
 Male 377
(49%)
3,435
(51%)

Palmetto Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 654
(85%)
5,545
(83%)
 Hispanic 49
(6%)
419
(6%)
 Black 35
(5%)
400
(6%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
259
(4%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
18
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
64
(1%)

Palmetto Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 393
(51%)
2,648
(39%)
 Not Eligible 321
(42%)
3,669
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(7%)
389
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Palmetto Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 62.8%. 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.

Palmetto Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 708
2006 742
2007 767
2008 780
2009 801
2010 807
2011 862
2012 873
2013 819
2014 806
2015 765

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 10.6
2007 16
2008 17
2009 17
2010 17.6
2011 18.8
2012 18.5
2013 17.4
2014 17.1
2015 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50564971751412
2006 0.48652291105121
2007 0.45632333767927
2008 0.48333333333333
2009 0.51810237203496
2010 0.52788104089219
2011 0.55104408352668
2012 0.60252004581901
2013 0.57509157509158
2014 0.56451612903226
2015 0.58039215686275

Compare Palmetto Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 58.0%
 
State Average 62.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Palmetto Middle School
Williamston, SC
Public 06 - 08 765 16.8:1  
Palmetto Elementary
Williamston, SC
Public PK - 05 608 15:1 1 miles
West Pelzer Elementary
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Public PK - 05 444 16.4:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 617 16.8:1 3 miles
Woodmont Middle School
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Piedmont Christian Academy
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Sue Cleveland Elementary
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Public KG - 05 618 14.9:1 6 miles
Spearman Elementary
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Public PK - 05 598 18.7:1 6 miles
Ellen Woodside Elementary
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Public PK - 05 664 17.2:1 6 miles
Wren Elementary
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Public PK - 05 575 18.1:1 8 miles
Wren Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 746 17.3:1 8 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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