Abbeville High School

701 Washington St

Abbeville, SC 29620-0927

Grades: 9-12

545 students

Abbeville High School serves 545 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% 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 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 545 students
Abbeville High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Abbeville High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Abbeville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 15:1
Abbeville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Abbeville High School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
47%
36%
Abbeville High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
49%
52%
Abbeville High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Abbeville High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Abbeville 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.
0.54 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.
49%
52%
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%
Abbeville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,432 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,134 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,999 is less than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Abbeville 60 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 3,432 4,140
Abbeville 60 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 54% 66%
Abbeville 60 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $37 MM
Abbeville 60 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $33 MM $43 MM
Abbeville 60 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,134 $9,170
Abbeville 60 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,999 $10,604
Abbeville 60 School District 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AbbevilleLong Cane Primary
    815 East Greenwood St
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864)366-5924
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 433 students                      
  • AbbevilleWright Middle School
    111 Hwy 71
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864)366-5998
    1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 440 students                      
  • AbbevilleWestwood Elementary School
    124 Hwy 28 Bypass
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864)366-9604
    1.3 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 381 students                      
  • AbbevilleAbbeville County Career Center
    Vocational School
    100 Old Calhoun Falls Hwy
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864)366-9069
    Vocational School

    2.8 mi | Gr. 10-12 | n/a students                      
  • Due WestDixie High School
    One Haynes St
    Due WestSC 29639
    (864)379-2186
    9.4 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 422 students                      

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