School Details

Wright Middle School

111 Hwy 71, Abbeville, SC 29620
(864) 366-5998
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 440 students 14 students/teacher (SC avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

90%
78%
70%
91%
85%
74%
91%
78%
66%
99%
82%
78%
84%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Abbeville 60 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

85%
80%
71%
79%
82%
72%
88%
83%
75%
77%
79%
69%
85%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Abbeville 60 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

74%
77%
70%
81%
77%
69%
80%
83%
75%
80%
85%
71%
79%
78%
74%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Abbeville 60 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Wright Middle School is a public middle school in Abbeville. The principal of Wright Middle School is Barry Jacks, who can be contacted at bjacks@acsd.k12.sc.us. 440 children attend Wright Middle School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 70% of the 440 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Wright Middle School is 14:1. McCormick Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 49% 61%
Black, non-Hispanic 45% 35%
Multiracial 3% 2%
Hispanic 3% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 0%
Asian 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 70% 66%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    It is a great school. I love the teachers and all.

  • (10 years ago)

    I love JS Wright Middle. The principal and staff are wonderful.

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Overall score

(based on 2 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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