Crayton Middle School

5000 Clemson Ave, Columbia, SC 29206 | (803) 738-7224
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,020
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5000 Clemson Avenue, Columbia, SC 29206
  • Principal or Admin: Susan Childs
  • Fax: (803) 738-7901
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,020
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 65.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 501 (49.1%)
  • Females: 508 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 34 (3.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 321 (31.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 355 (34.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Crayton Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Black46445.5%
Asian90.9%
Hispanic383.7%
White49548.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Crayton Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade35434.7%
7th Grade31931.3%
8th Grade34734.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 33%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:67%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $46,903
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Crayton Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,67224%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$50,84276%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Crayton Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on November 28, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • crayton is the best middle school i have ever been to.
  • Reviewed by Student on October 23, 2008
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  • crayton is the best middle school ever

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Crayton Middle School performed on average about the same as 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
201052.0%72.2%64.7%
200953.2%74.1%68.0%
 
Math Test
201075.8%60.4%70.3%
200970.2%59.0%70.3%
 
Science Test
201070.0%47.3%60.9%
200967.1%51.5%63.9%
 
Social Studies Test
201085.9%73.8%79.4%
200980.5%70.2%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201077.9%63.6%71.9%
200970.6%59.5%70.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201057.5%72.0%63.3%
200954.4%73.6%69.4%
 
Math Test
201065.4%55.5%67.0%
200967.3%58.1%69.5%
 
Science Test
201078.6%63.1%73.3%
200976.7%63.7%71.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201062.4%54.0%62.0%
200958.2%50.4%60.3%
 
Writing Test
201071.4%53.7%69.7%
200970.8%61.0%70.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201052.7%71.8%66.7%
200963.4%78.1%71.4%
 
Math Test
201064.9%52.7%63.4%
200959.5%46.7%62.6%
 
Science Test
201076.2%59.2%67.7%
200973.5%49.9%62.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201069.7%60.6%68.8%
200974.7%62.1%69.6%
 
Writing Test
201074.7%65.2%71.9%
200972.5%58.3%68.1%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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