Darlington High School

Darlington High School serves 1,075 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Darlington High School operates within the Darlington 01 School District.
Darlington 01 School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 1075 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,075 students
Darlington High School Total Students (1996-2014)
Gender % Darlington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Darlington High School Total Teachers (1996-2014)
Students by Grade Darlington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more 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 14:1 16:1
Darlington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Black
66%
35%
Darlington High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
33%
52%
Darlington High School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Darlington High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.46 0.41
Darlington High School Diversity Score (1996-2014)
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.
72%
51%
Darlington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Darlington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Darlington 01 School District's student population of 10,159 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,563 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 $10,193 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Darlington 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
8
Number of Students Managed 10,159 3,892
Darlington 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 67%
Darlington 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $116 MM $38 MM
Darlington 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $111 MM $39 MM
Darlington 01 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,563 $9,366
Darlington 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,193 $9,666
Darlington 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 Mayo High For Math Science & Technology (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Darlington Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Johns Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DarlingtonSt. Johns Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
    0.8 miles
    140 Park St
    DarlingtonSC 29532
    (843)398-2350
    0.8PK-5605
  • DarlingtonBrunson-dargan Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 241 students
    0.9 miles
    400 Wells St
    DarlingtonSC 29532
    (843)398-2533
    0.93-5241
  • Darlington Mayo High For Math Science & TechnologyMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 355 students
    1.7 miles
    405 Chestnut St
    DarlingtonSC 29532
    (843)398-2650
    1.79-12355
  • DarlingtonCain Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 347 students
    1.8 miles
    607 First St
    DarlingtonSC 29532
    (843)398-2450
    1.8PK-2347
  • DarlingtonBrockington Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 3-5 | 439 students
    2.1 miles
    413 Brockington Rd
    DarlingtonSC 29532
    (843)398-2500
    2.13-5439

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