Abbeville High School

701 Washington St

Abbeville, SC 29620-0927

Tel: (864)366-5916
Grades: 9-12

537 students

Abbeville High School serves 537 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Abbeville High School operates within the Abbeville 60 School District.
The school district's 54% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 537 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 537 students
Abbeville High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade Abbeville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 17:1 16:1
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
49%
37%
White
45%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Abbeville High School Sch Ethnicity Abbeville 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.
0.56 0.41
Abbeville High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
52%
51%
Abbeville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Abbeville 60 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 3,413 4,051
Graduation Rate 54% 66%
Abbeville 60 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $37 MM
Abbeville 60 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $33 MM $43 MM
Abbeville 60 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,134 $9,170
Abbeville 60 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,999 $10,604
Abbeville 60 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Abbeville County Career Center (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wright Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Long Cane Primary (0.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AbbevilleLong Cane Primary
    815 East Greenwood St
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864)366-5924
    0.9 mi | 438 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • AbbevilleWright Middle School
    111 Hwy 71
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864)366-5998
    1 mi | 440 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AbbevilleWestwood Elementary School
    124 Hwy 28 Bypass
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864)366-9604
    1.3 mi | 376 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • AbbevilleAbbeville County Career Center
    Vocational School
    100 Old Calhoun Falls Hwy
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864)366-9069
    Vocational School

    2.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • Due WestDixie High School
    One Haynes St
    Due WestSC 29639
    (864)379-2186
    9.4 mi | 397 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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Did You Know?
Abbeville County, 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 0.42, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Abbeville County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.