Blue Ridge High School

Blue Ridge High School serves 1,184 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Blue Ridge High School operates within the Greenville 01 School District.
Greenville 01 School District's 68% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 1184 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,184 students
Blue Ridge High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Blue Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Blue Ridge High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Blue Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Blue Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Blue Ridge High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
4%
35%
Blue Ridge High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
91%
52%
Blue Ridge High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Blue Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.41
Blue Ridge High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
28%
51%
Blue Ridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Blue Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Greenville 01 School District's student population of 74,475 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,492 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,501 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Greenville 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
96
8
Number of Students Managed 74,475 3,892
Greenville 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 67%
Greenville 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $674 MM $38 MM
Greenville 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $674 MM $39 MM
Greenville 01 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,492 $9,366
Greenville 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,501 $9,666
Greenville 01 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Greer High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blue Ridge Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skyland Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GreerSkyland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 712 students
    1.3 miles
    4221 Hwy 14 North
    GreerSC 29651
    (864)355-7200
    1.3PK-5712
  • GreerBlue Ridge Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 964 students
    1.5 miles
    2423 East Tyger Bridge Rd
    GreerSC 29651
    (864)355-1900
    1.56-8964
  • TaylorsMountain View Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 843 students
    4.2 miles
    6350 Hwy 253
    TaylorsSC 29687
    (864)355-6800
    4.2PK-5843
  • GreerGreer High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1134 students
    4.4 miles
    3000 East Gap Creek Dr
    GreerSC 29651
    (864)355-5700
    4.49-121134
  • GreerGreer Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 958 students
    4.4 miles
    3032 East Gap Creek Rd
    GreerSC 29651
    (864)355-5800
    4.46-8958

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