Bethune-Bowman Middle High School

4857 Charleston Hwy, Rowesville, SC 29133 | (803) 516-6011
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 362
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Parrie Hook
  • Fax: (803) 829-2746
  • Website: bbms.ocsd5schools.org
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: 362
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 174 (48.1%)
  • Females: 185 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (9.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 276 (76.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 312 (86.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bethune-Bowman Middle High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black33191.4%
Asian--
Hispanic10.3%
White277.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bethune-Bowman Middle High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade5816.0%
7th Grade5816.0%
8th Grade4913.5%
9th Grade6217.1%
10th Grade5013.8%
11th Grade3710.2%
12th Grade4813.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 50%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:50%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,179
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Bethune-Bowman Middle High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$30,74532%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$46,48668%
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 Bethune-Bowman Middle High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on HSAP and PASS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

HSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201092.5%84.6%85.9%
200994.7%82.1%84.6%
 
Math Test
201081.1%77.6%81.7%
200989.4%72.1%79.6%
 

PASS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201083.3%79.3%64.7%
200984.0%83.3%68.0%
 
Math Test
201070.0%56.3%70.3%
200967.9%58.9%70.3%
 
Science Test
201061.3%55.0%60.9%
200967.8%54.2%63.9%
 
Social Studies Test
201075.8%70.0%79.4%
200978.6%74.6%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201071.2%60.3%71.9%
200965.4%56.7%70.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201089.3%79.6%63.3%
200988.2%84.7%69.4%
 
Math Test
201051.8%49.3%67.0%
200954.9%52.2%69.5%
 
Science Test
201044.7%60.9%73.3%
200952.9%51.3%71.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201051.8%45.1%62.0%
200947.0%42.7%60.3%
 
Writing Test
201045.3%57.6%69.7%
200948.0%55.4%70.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201088.9%86.2%66.7%
200991.1%84.4%71.4%
 
Math Test
201028.9%44.4%63.4%
200935.6%40.9%62.6%
 
Science Test
201047.6%54.2%67.7%
200950.0%41.7%62.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201062.5%43.8%68.8%
200936.4%52.5%69.6%
 
Writing Test
201056.9%54.9%71.9%
200943.8%56.5%68.1%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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