PROFICIENCY 12% 74% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
31%Orangeburg 05
46%South Carolina

Robert E. Howard Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Orangeburg 05" in Rowesville, SC. There are a total of 373 students and 21 teachers at Robert E. Howard Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 373 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Robert E. Howard Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 12.0%, which is 74% lower than the South Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch373
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Robert E. Howard Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

8<= 5%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Robert E. Howard Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictSouth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 1.0% 8.1% 52.7% 51.1%
African American 96.4% 88.2% 34.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.9% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.5% 2.3% 7.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.2% 3.0% 3.1%

Rowesville demographics profile

StatisticRowesvilleSouth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,14614891
Median age29.238.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)37%56%55%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Rowesville

IndexRowesvilleSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade81.3%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.9%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college56.3%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.5%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.8%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters8.7%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Robert E. Howard Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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