South Pointe High School

South Pointe High School serves 1,385 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
South Pointe High School operates within the York 03 School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1385 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,385 students
South Pointe High School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
South Pointe High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade South Pointe High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
South Pointe High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
South Pointe High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
1%
7%
South Pointe High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
44%
37%
South Pointe High School Black (2006-2012)
White
51%
52%
South Pointe High School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Pointe High School Sch Ethnicity South Pointe High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.55 0.70
South Pointe High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
40%
51%
South Pointe High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
6%
7%
South Pointe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,547 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name York 03 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
7
Number of Students Managed 17,547 3,659
York 03 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 68% 66%
York 03 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $180 MM n/a
York 03 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $188 MM n/a
York 03 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,209 $0
York 03 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,631 $0
York 03 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Applied Technology Center (4.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Saluda Trail Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakdale Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rock Hill Saluda Trail Middle School
    Magnet School
    2300 Saluda Rd
    Rock Hill , SC , 29730
    (803)981-1800
    Magnet School
    0.9  mi  |  795  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Rock Hill Oakdale Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1129 Oakdale Rd
    Rock Hill , SC , 29730
    (803)981-1585
    Magnet School
    1.2  mi  |  363  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Rock Hill Children's Attention Charter
    Charter School
    1448 Edgewood Rd
    Rock Hill , SC , 29720
    (803)328-6555
    Charter School
    1.7  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Rock Hill Sunset Park Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1036 Ogden Rd
    Rock Hill , SC , 29730
    (803)981-1260
    Magnet School
    2.2  mi  |  474  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Rock Hill The Children's School At Sylvia Circle
    Magnet School
    929 Sylvia Circle
    Rock Hill , SC , 29730
    (803)981-1380
    Magnet School
    2.5  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Rock Hill, SC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.59, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Rock Hill is Rosewood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.