Gibbes Middle School

500 Summerlea Dr, Columbia, SC 29203 | (803) 343-2942
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 351
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 500 Summerlea Drive, Columbia, SC 29203
  • Principal or Admin: Riordran Coleman
  • Fax: (803) 733-3040
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: 351
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 182 (51.9%)
  • Females: 166 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 13 (3.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 307 (87.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 320 (91.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gibbes Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black33996.6%
Asian--
Hispanic30.9%
White61.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gibbes Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade10229.1%
7th Grade12234.8%
8th Grade12736.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 36%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:64%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,930
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Gibbes Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,50122%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$46,91078%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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