PROFICIENCY 19% 60% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Greenville 01
46%South Carolina

Tanglewood Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Greenville 01" in Welcome, SC. There are a total of 592 students and 39 teachers at Tanglewood Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 525 free lunch students and 27 reduced lunch students.

Tanglewood Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 18.5%, which is 60% lower than the South Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch525
Reduced lunch27


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 Tanglewood 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

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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Tanglewood Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictSouth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 19.6% 57.5% 52.7% 51.1%
African American 45.8% 23.2% 34.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.7% 2.3% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 30.1% 12.7% 7.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.2% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.3% 3.8% 3.0% 3.1%

Welcome demographics profile

StatisticWelcomeSouth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,43014891
Median age39.638.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%56%55%
Speak English79%93%79%
Speak Spanish20%4%13%

Education level achieved in Welcome

IndexWelcomeSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade68.9%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school65.0%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college37.2%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree16.1%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.6%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters1.8%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Tanglewood 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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