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Leslie M. Stover Middle School

Principal: Dr. Chantelle Baker Zimmer

Phone:
(803) 438-7414
School Address:
1649 Smyrna Road Elgin, SC, SC 29205
Serving Grades: 6-8
Student Enrollment: 705

2021-2022 Overall Rating

Average
43 out of 100
School performance meets the criteria to ensure all students meet the Profile of the SC Graduate

Support Status: Standard

Academic Achievement

Questions about what your child should be learning in school?

NOTE: Additional Achievement results disaggregated across subgroups can be found in the Download Data section of this website.

Overall Student Performance

SC Ready English Language Arts and Mathematics

English Language Arts (Reading and Writing) - Percent Met or Exceeding

School 48.1%    (315 / 655)
48.1%
District 47.4%    (2271 / 4792)
47.4%
State 46.6%    (160707 / 344866)
46.6%

Mathematics - Percent Met or Exceeding

School 24.3%    (159 / 655)
24.3%
District 33.7%    (1614 / 4792)
33.7%
State 38.9%    (134048 / 344866)
38.9%


Additional Information

Our School Change from Last Year
Prime instructional time 85.1 Down from 86.0

Academic Achievement

Details Student Performance across District and State

SC READY English Language Arts and Mathematics

English Language Arts (Reading and Writing)

Note: Results from alternate assessments were included in the calculations where available.


Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Our School 0.8 20.3 30.8 32.1 16.0
Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Our District 0.6 22.9 29.1 28.4 19.0
Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Statewide 1.0 25.4 27.0 24.7 21.9

Mathematics

Note: Results from alternate assessments were included in the calculations where available.



Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Our School 1.4 40.0 34.4 14.5 9.8
Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Our District 0.6 33.5 32.3 19.9 13.7
Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Statewide 1.0 32.1 28.1 19.6 19.3

School Level Details

SC READY Performance by Grade Level

English Language Arts (Reading and Writing)

Note: Results from alternate assessments were included in the calculations where available.


Grade 6Grade 7Grade 8
Our School Percent Met or Exceeding 43.0 46.4 55.1

Mathematics

Note: Results from alternate assessments were included in the calculations where available.


Grade 6Grade 7Grade 8
Our School Percent Met or Exceeding 25.2 19.7 28.4

Academic Achievement

Participation Rate by Subgroup

Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Homeless Data N/A Data N/A 95.8
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Foster Data N/A 100.0 93.1
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Military Connected 100.0 96.2 97.9
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Migrant Data N/A Data N/A 99.7
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Female 99.7 98.9 98.7
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Male 99.2 98.3 98.3
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
NonEconomically Disadvantaged 99.6 98.4 98.6
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Economically Disadvantaged 99.3 98.8 98.4
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Not Disabled 99.3 98.8 98.7
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Disabled 100.0 97.5 97.2
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
English Learner 100.0 99.0 98.7
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Caucasian 99.2 98.5 98.6
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Hispanic 98.8 98.6 98.4
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
American Indian Data N/A 98.1 97.7
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Asian Pacific Islander Data N/A 97.8 98.6
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
African American 100.0 98.9 98.3
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
ALL STUDENTS 99.4 98.6 98.5

Preparing for Success

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Overall Student Performance

SCPASS Science

Science - Percent Met or Exceeding

School 33.2%    (69 / 208)
33.2%
District 39.9%    (621 / 1558)
39.9%
State 46.0%    (51887 / 112768)
46.0%



Preparing for Success

Details Student Performance across District and State

SCPASS Science

Science

Note: Results from alternate assessments were included in the calculations where available.


Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Our School 0.5 42.8 23.6 18.8 14.4
Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Our District 0.4 36.7 23.0 24.1 15.7
Not TestedDoes Not Meet ExpectationsApproaches ExpectationsMeets ExpectationsExceeds Expectations
Statewide 1.0 33.0 20.0 22.9 23.2

School Level Details

SCPASS Performance by Grade Level

Science

Note: Results from alternate assessments were included in the calculations where available.


Grade 6
Our School Percent Met or Exceeding 33.3

English Learners' Progress

English Learners - EL

The goal is that students who are learning the English language will become proficient in English within at least five years of their initial enrollment in public schools.

Percent of EL Students who met progress toward proficiency target

School 50.0%    (21 / 42)
50.0%
District 50.5%    (239 / 473)
50.5%
State 54.3%    (33790 / 62238)
54.3%

Percent of EL Students who Met Progress Toward Proficiency Target 50.0
Number of EL Students who Met Progress Toward Proficiency Target 21
Number of EL Students included in Accountability Calculation 42
Number of EL Students in EL Subgroup 46

Student Progress

Overall Percentage of Progress Points Earned

School 41.1%    (14 / 35)
41.1%
District 37.7%    (14 / 35)
37.7%
State 51.1%    (19 / 35)
51.1%

Student Progress Components - Percent of Progress Points Earned

All Students

School 39.7%    (14 / 35)
39.7%
District 35.3%    (13 / 35)
35.3%
State 51.0%    (19 / 35)
51.0%

Lowest Performing 20% of Students

School 42.6%    (15 / 35)
42.6%
District 40.1%    (15 / 35)
40.1%
State 51.1%    (19 / 35)
51.1%

Student Progress

Overall Percentage of Progress Points Earned by Subgroup

Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
NonEconomically Disadvantaged 42.90 39.60 55.30
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Economically Disadvantaged 37.50 32.90 48.80
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Not Disabled 39.10 35.90 52.90
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Disabled 43.20 32.20 40.10
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
English Learner 49.80 44.00 57.60
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Caucasian 36.50 34.30 50.20
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Hispanic 44.10 38.40 53.30
Our DistrictStatewide
American Indian 33.80 47.30
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
Asian Pacific Islander 64.90 61.80 75.00
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
African American 42.60 35.30 49.80
Our SchoolOur DistrictStatewide
ALL STUDENTS 41.10 37.70 51.10

State Goals

Federal law requires that each state report card include long-term goals and measurements of interim progress for all students and defined subgroups of students. This section reports the long-term goals and performance of all students statewide. Information on subgroup performance may be found in the "Download Data" section on the main page.

Baseline Targets Current Year
State Goals 2017 2020 2026 2035 2022
Percent scoring level 2 or above - English/ELA - All Students 74.2% 79.5% 82.1% 90.0% 74.8%
Percent scoring level 2 or above - Math - All Students 75.8% 79.5% 82.1% 90.0% 67.7%
Percent scoring level 3 or above - English/ELA - All Students 43.2% 47.7% 56.6% 70.0% 50.9%
Percent scoring level 3 or above - Math - All Students 46.0% 50.0% 58.0% 70.0% 41.3%
Percent of Students Graduating On-Time* (All Students) 82.6% 83.8% 86.3% 90.0% 83.8%
Percent of EL Students meeting 70% proficiency target 31.0% 37.4% 50.2% 70.0% 54.3%
*On-time graduation means graduation within four years of the initial enrollment in High School.

State Goals Defined As:

90% of Students at Level 2 or higher on following state assessments

70% of Students at Level 3 or higher on following state assessments

Level Elementary/Middle Schools English language arts
(ELA) and Math Based on SC READY Results
High School End-of-Course Assessment
in English language arts (English 1)
and Math (Algbra 1)
SC ALT*
Does Not Meet Expectations F Emerging
2 Approaches Expectations D Foundational
3 Meets Expectations C Increasing
Exceeds Expectations B Applied
A
*SC ALT - is an alternate assessment that is developed to meet the needs of students with significant disabilities who cannot particiapte in the regular assessment even with appropriate accommodations.

Student Engagement

Additional Information

Our School Change from Last Year
Percent of Students (7th and 8th grade) enrolled in high school credit courses 29.7 No change
Percent of students served by gifted and talented program 16.6 Down from 20.4
Percent of students retained 1.1 Up from 0.0
Principal's/Superintendent's/Director's years at school/district 2 Up from 1
Percent of classrooms with wireless access 100 No change
Percent of students served by 1:1 learning 100 No change
Chronic Absenteeism Rate (Note: Data are from prior school year) 20.4 Up from 7.3
Percent of 8th Graders with Individual Graduation Plan (IGP) 100.0 No change

Results of Teacher, Student, and Parent Opinion Surveys

Teachers Students Parents
Number of surveys returned 40 479 73
Percent satisfied with learning environment 95.0%
83.1%
64.6%
Percent satisfied with social and physical environment 95.0%
81.5%
65.6%
Percent satisfied with school-home relations Data N/A
90.7%
68.6%

Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 42 Down from 44
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 61.9 Down from 68.2
Teacher attendance rate 93.2 Up from 92.4
Average teacher salary $52,919 Down from $54,645
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 97.6 Down from 97.7
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 75.0 Down from 83.3
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 82.8 Down from 84.1
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 2.4 Up from 0.0
Prime instructional time 85.1 Down from 86.0
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 27.1 to 1 Up from 26.8 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers 32.6 N/A
Number of inexperienced teachers 15 N/A
Percent of out-of-field teachers 8.7 N/A
Number of out-of-field teachers 4 N/A
Percent of inexperienced school leaders N/AV N/A
Number of inexperienced school leaders N/AV N/A

ESSA regulations require states to post on their report cards information about teachers with emergency or provisional credentials. South Carolina does not award emergency or provisional credentials, thus that metric is not listed.


Student Safety

Evaluations By Parents Percent Agree/Strongly Agree Total Responses
“My child feels safe at school.” 83.1 73
“My child’s teachers and school staff prevent or stop bullying at school.” 52.5 73
Evaluations By Teachers Percent Agree/Strongly Agree Total Responses
“I feel safe at my school before and after hours.” 97.5 40
“The rules for behavior are enforced at my school.” 90.0 40

Unsafe Incident Information as reported in the 2021-2022 Incident Management System (IMS)

Number of Incidents
Have there been any incidents involving a firearm? No
Was a homicide committed at your school? No
Incidents of rape or attempted rape 0
Incidents of sexual assault (not rape) 0
Incidents of robbery w/ weapon 0
Incidents of robbery w/ firearm or explosive 0
Incidents of robbery w/out weapon 0
Incidents of physical attack w/ weapon 0
Incidents of physical attack w/ firearm or explosive 0
Incidents of physical attack w/out weapon 11
Incidents of threats of physical attack w/ weapon 0
Incidents of threats of physical attack w/ firearm or explosive 0
Incidents of threats of physical attack w/out weapon 21
Incidents of possession of firearm or explosive 0
Students with in-school suspensions 181
Students with out of school suspensions 131
Students expelled 2
School related arrests and referrals to law enforcement 0
Incidents of bullying and harassment 25
NOTE: For additional information, visit the National Civil Rights Data Collection (CRDC) website here: https://ocrdata.ed.gov/

Financial Data

School level Financial Information

Our School Change from Prev Year
Average teacher salary $52,919 Down from $54,645
Percent of expenditures for instruction 54.1 Up from 44.3
Percent of expenditures for teacher salaries 51.6 Up from 42.5
Average administrator salary $95,383 Up from $91,984
Percent of students in poverty (TANF, Medicaid, SNAP, foster child, homeless or migrant) 59.7 Down from 60.5
Prior fiscal year State & Local Personnel Per Pupil Expenditure $8,172 Down from 8182
Prior fiscal year Federal Personnel Per Pupil Expenditure $459 Up from 445
Prior fiscal year State & Local Non-Personnel Per Pupil Expenditure $1,433 Up from 1174
Prior fiscal year Federal Non-Personnel Per Pupil Expenditure $782 Up from 332
Prior fiscal year Total State & Local Per Pupil Expenditure $9,605 Up from 9356
Prior fiscal year Total Federal Per Pupil Expenditure $1,241 Up from 777
Prior fiscal year Total Per Pupil Expenditure $10,846 Up from 10134