Pendleton High School

Pendleton High School serves 841 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Pendleton High School operates within the Anderson 04 School District.
Anderson 04 School District's 69% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 841 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 841 students
Pendleton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pendleton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Pendleton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pendleton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 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 16:1 16:1
Pendleton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Pendleton High School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Pendleton High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
17%
35%
Pendleton High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
77%
52%
Pendleton High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Pendleton 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.
0.38 0.41
Pendleton 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.
37%
51%
Pendleton 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.
9%
6%
Pendleton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Anderson 04 School District's student population of 2,928 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,517 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 $10,571 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Anderson 04 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
8
Number of Students Managed 2,928 4,192
Anderson 04 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 67%
Anderson 04 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $38 MM
Anderson 04 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $30 MM $39 MM
Anderson 04 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,517 $9,366
Anderson 04 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,571 $9,666
Anderson 04 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Westside High An Early College Academy (8.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverside Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La France Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PendletonLa France Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 434 students
    1.3 miles
    550 Willliams St
    PendletonSC 29670
    (864)403-2300
    1.3PK-6434
  • PendletonRiverside Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 468 students
    2.9 miles
    458 Riverside St
    PendletonSC 29670
    (864)403-2200
    2.97-8468
  • PendletonPendleton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 395 students
    3.1 miles
    902 East Queen St
    PendletonSC 29670
    (864)403-2500
    3.1PK-6395
  • PendletonMt. Lebanon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 504 students
    5 miles
    2850 Lebanon Rd
    PendletonSC 29670
    (864)403-2400
    5PK-6504
  • ClemsonClemson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 859 students
    5.5 miles
    581 Berkeley Dr
    ClemsonSC 29631
    (864)397-1500
    5.5PK-5859

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