Class Environment

Beechwood Middle School

Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 64 Down from 67
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 70.3 Up from 69.2
Teacher attendance rate 93.7 Up from 92.2
Average teacher salary $57,934 Up from $56,648
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 98.4 Down from 100.0
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 91.5 Up from 78.7
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 87.1 N/A
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 3.1 Up from 1.5
Prime instructional time 86.6 Up from 85.3
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 24.1 to 1 Down from 24.6 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers 8.5 Down from 14.9
Number of inexperienced teachers 6 Down from 11
Percent of out-of-field teachers 8.5 Down from 12.2
Number of out-of-field teachers 6 Down from 9
Percent of inexperienced school leaders 25.0 Up from 0
Number of inexperienced school leaders 1 Up from 0

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.