School Details

Middle School of Pacolet

850 Sunny Acres Rd, Pacolet, SC 29372
(864) 279-6600
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 226 students 14 students/teacher (SC avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

69%
73%
70%
65%
71%
74%
85%
67%
66%
82%
82%
78%
78%

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
  • Spartanburg 03 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
69%
71%
81%
78%
72%
85%
81%
75%
79%
74%
69%
78%

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
  • Spartanburg 03 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

61%
72%
70%
75%
72%
69%
77%
82%
75%
76%
73%
71%
72%
77%
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
  • Spartanburg 03 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Middle School of Pacolet is a public middle school in Pacolet. The principal of Middle School of Pacolet is Cynthia James, whose e-mail is cjames@spa3.k12.sc.us. 226 students attend Middle School of Pacolet and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 54% of the 226 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Middle School of Pacolet is 14:1. Jonesville Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Orchestra

Languages Taught

  • Latin

Sports

  • Gymnastics
  • Swimming

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 74% 77%
Multiracial 3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 20% 17%
Hispanic 2% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 0.9% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 54% 53%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 years ago)

    Excellent administrative leadership. Caring professional faculty. Opportunities for all students to be involved in school activities. Small school environment. Needs more involvement from parent volunteers.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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