Phoenix Charter High School

Tel: (803)505-6800
Grades 9-12
35 students
Phoenix Charter High School serves 35 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Phoenix Charter High School operates within the Clarendon 02 School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 35 students has declined by 41% over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 35 students
Phoenix Charter High School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Phoenix Charter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Phoenix Charter High School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Phoenix Charter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 4:1 16:1
Phoenix Charter High School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Phoenix Charter High School Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
58%
35%
Phoenix Charter High School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
38%
52%
Phoenix Charter High School White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Phoenix Charter High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Phoenix Charter 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.
0.52 0.41
Phoenix Charter High School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
71%
51%
Phoenix Charter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Phoenix Charter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,986 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,269 is less than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,598 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Clarendon 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
8
Number of Students Managed 2,986 4,192
Clarendon 02 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 67%
Clarendon 02 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $38 MM
Clarendon 02 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $27 MM $39 MM
Clarendon 02 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,269 $9,366
Clarendon 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,598 $9,666
Clarendon 02 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 Manning High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Manning Junior High School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Manning Primary (3.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ManningManning Primary
    3.9 miles | Grades: 2-3 | 460 students125 North Boundary St
    ManningSC 29102
    (803)435-2268
    3.92-3460
  • ManningManning High School
    4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 827 students2155 Paxville Hwy
    ManningSC 29102
    (803)435-4417
    49-12827
  • ManningManning Junior High School
    4 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 422 students1101 W.l. Hamilton Rd
    ManningSC 29102
    (803)435-8195
    47-8422
  • ManningManning Elementary School
    4.1 miles | Grades: 4-6 | 635 students311 West Boyce St
    ManningSC 29102
    (803)435-5066
    4.14-6635
  • ManningManning Early Childhood Center
    5 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 607 students2759 Raccoon Rd
    ManningSC 29102
    (803)473-4744
    5PK-1607

School Reviews

My daughter is a current senior at Phoenix and I am very impressed with the learning environment along with the classroom instruction commitment from the teachers. The principal along with her administrative staff play a vital part in each student's educational and personal development that will prepare them beyond high school.
- Posted by Parent, 01/17/15
I graduated from Phoenix in 2012. I was the salutatorian. I recommend this school because it's a great environment all around. I use to didnt care about school when i came here everything changed. I began to concentrate more and everything.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/24/13

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