Dillon High School

1730 Hwy 301 North

Dillon, SC 29536-1998

Tel: (843)774-1230
Grades 9-12
905 students
Dillon High School serves 905 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Dillon High School operates within the Dillon 04-1 School District.
The school district's 53% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 905 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 905 students
Dillon High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dillon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Dillon High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dillon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 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 18:1 16:1
Dillon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
3%
n/a
Hispanic
3%
7%
Dillon High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
70%
35%
Dillon High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
23%
52%
Dillon High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Dillon High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Dillon High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Dillon High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
79%
51%
Dillon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Dillon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,643 is less than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,959 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Dillon 04-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 3,455 4,192
Dillon 04-1 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 53% 67%
Dillon 04-1 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $38 MM
Dillon 04-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $32 MM $39 MM
Dillon 04-1 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,643 $9,366
Dillon 04-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,959 $9,666
Dillon 04-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Dillon County Applied Technology Center (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dillon Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DillonDillon Middle School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 739 students1803 Joan Dr
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1212
    0.56-8739
  • DillonEast Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 596 students901 East Harrison St
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1222
    2PK-3596
  • DillonDillon County Applied Technology Center
    Vocational School
    2.2 miles | Grades: 10-121630 East Main St
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-5143
    2.210-12n/a
  • DillonStewart Heights Elementary School
    2.3 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 436 students1001 West Calhoun St
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1219
    2.3PK-3436
  • DillonSouth Elementary School
    2.6 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 262 students900 Patriot St
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1210
    2.6PK-3262

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