Northwest Middle School

1606 Geer Hwy, Travelers Rest, SC 29690 | (864) 355-6900
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 859
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1606 Greer Highway, Travelers Rest, SC 29690
  • Principal or Admin: Lee Givins
  • Fax: (864) 355-6920
  • Website: www.greenville.k12.sc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 859
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 48.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 437 (50.9%)
  • Females: 420 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 78 (9.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 381 (44.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 459 (53.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Northwest Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black11713.6%
Asian60.7%
Hispanic344.0%
White69881.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Northwest Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade30435.4%
7th Grade29033.8%
8th Grade26530.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 42%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:58%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,799
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Northwest Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$30,69733%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,85067%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Northwest Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on PASS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

PASS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201070.7%63.0%64.7%
200981.7%68.2%68.0%
 
Math Test
201070.0%69.7%70.3%
200965.4%65.7%70.3%
 
Science Test
201049.7%61.6%60.9%
200953.2%64.1%63.9%
 
Social Studies Test
201066.0%78.9%79.4%
200975.2%79.0%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201062.0%70.8%71.9%
200961.3%69.7%70.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201079.9%62.6%63.3%
200980.8%71.7%69.4%
 
Math Test
201061.9%65.7%67.0%
200964.9%68.7%69.5%
 
Science Test
201060.6%72.3%73.3%
200959.1%70.7%71.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201040.9%61.6%62.0%
200957.2%61.8%60.3%
 
Writing Test
201063.2%73.5%69.7%
200963.4%70.8%70.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201071.4%64.2%66.7%
200971.8%68.9%71.4%
 
Math Test
201051.7%64.5%63.4%
200955.4%63.1%62.6%
 
Science Test
201064.0%71.6%67.7%
200960.5%66.2%62.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201051.1%71.0%68.8%
200958.9%72.6%69.6%
 
Writing Test
201063.7%73.9%71.9%
200972.0%71.4%68.1%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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