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.
Dillon 04-1 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 11% 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 decreased from 21:1 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 (1988-2014)
American Indian
3%
n/a
Hispanic
3%
7%
Dillon High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
70%
35%
Dillon High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
23%
52%
Dillon High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Dillon 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.
0.46 0.41
Dillon 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.
79%
51%
Dillon 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.
4%
6%
Dillon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Dillon 04-1 School District's student population of 4,341 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,643 in this district is less than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,959 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Dillon 04-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 4,341 4,192
Dillon 04-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
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 (1990-2012)
District Spending $32 MM $39 MM
Dillon 04-1 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,643 $9,366
Dillon 04-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,959 $9,666
Dillon 04-1 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 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
    Grades: 6-8 | 739 students
    0.5 miles
    1803 Joan Dr
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1212
    0.56-8739
  • DillonEast Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 596 students
    2 miles
    901 East Harrison St
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1222
    2PK-3596
  • DillonDillon County Applied Technology CenterVocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    2.2 miles
    1630 East Main St
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-5143
    2.210-12n/a
  • DillonStewart Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 436 students
    2.3 miles
    1001 West Calhoun St
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1219
    2.3PK-3436
  • DillonSouth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 262 students
    2.6 miles
    900 Patriot St
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1210
    2.6PK-3262

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