Lexington Middle School

702 North Lake Dr, Lexington, SC 29072 | (803) 359-6169
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,172
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 702 N. Lake Drive, Lexington, SC 29072
  • Principal or Admin: Laura Mcmahan
  • Fax: (803) 359-7233
  • Website: www.lexington1.net
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,172
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 78.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 586 (50.0%)
  • Females: 581 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 58 (4.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 228 (19.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 286 (24.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lexington Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.3%
Black14112.0%
Asian403.4%
Hispanic474.0%
White93579.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lexington Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade29725.3%
7th Grade49041.8%
8th Grade38532.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 32%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:69%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $45,732
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Lexington Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,73318%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,54882%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

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1 review for Lexington Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 08, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The teachers are really good, for the most part. There are very few non-sports related clubs for boys. If the advisor drops the ball in a club there is no oversight to pick it back up or notify parents to pitch in.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Lexington Middle School performed on average better 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
201044.0%54.3%64.7%
200949.2%55.5%68.0%
 
Math Test
201084.5%79.2%70.3%
200984.6%77.3%70.3%
 
Science Test
201079.3%78.9%60.9%
200987.6%82.2%63.9%
 
Social Studies Test
201088.4%86.3%79.4%
200989.1%90.2%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201086.1%80.2%71.9%
200980.4%79.4%70.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201038.9%49.6%63.3%
200950.8%61.7%69.4%
 
Math Test
201087.8%76.4%67.0%
200988.4%76.9%69.5%
 
Science Test
201091.9%86.7%73.3%
200988.1%80.6%71.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201085.2%76.6%62.0%
200985.3%72.7%60.3%
 
Writing Test
201086.3%80.3%69.7%
200983.4%76.7%70.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201048.8%57.1%66.7%
200948.8%60.4%71.4%
 
Math Test
201077.7%71.9%63.4%
200983.5%72.1%62.6%
 
Science Test
201082.3%81.0%67.7%
200985.7%79.4%62.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201092.5%80.0%68.8%
200985.7%81.3%69.6%
 
Writing Test
201087.7%80.7%71.9%
200982.4%77.4%68.1%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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