Blackville-hilda High School

Blackville-hilda High School serves 224 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Blackville-hilda High School operates within the Barnwell 19 School District.
The school district's 43% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 224 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 224 students
Blackville-hilda High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Blackville-hilda High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Blackville-hilda High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 10:1 16:1
Blackville-hilda High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
7%
Blackville-hilda High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
75%
37%
Blackville-hilda High School Black (1988-2012)
White
22%
52%
Blackville-hilda High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Blackville-hilda High School Sch Ethnicity Blackville-hilda 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.
0.39 0.70
Blackville-hilda High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
76%
51%
Blackville-hilda High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Blackville-hilda High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 802 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 43% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Barnwell 19 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
7
Number of Students Managed 802 4,051
Barnwell 19 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 43% 66%
Barnwell 19 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $37 MM
Barnwell 19 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $43 MM
Barnwell 19 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,092 $9,170
Barnwell 19 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,520 $10,604
Barnwell 19 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 Barnwell County Career Center (5.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Blackville-hilda Junior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Macedonia Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Blackville Blackville-hilda Junior High School
    446 Country Club Rd
    Blackville , SC , 29817
    (803)284-5900
    0.2  mi  |  108  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Blackville Macedonia Elementary School
    556 Jones Bridge Rd
    Blackville , SC , 29817
    (803)284-5800
    0.5  mi  |  470  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Blackville Barnwell County Career Center
    Vocational School
    5214 Reynolds Rd
    Blackville , SC , 29817
    (803)259-5512
    Vocational School
    5.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Denmark Denmark-olar Middle School
    45 Green St
    Denmark , SC , 29042
    (803)793-3383
    8.2  mi  |  185  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Neeses Hunter-kinard-tyler Elementary School
    7066 Norway Rd
    Neeses , SC , 29107
    (803)263-4441
    8.3  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Did You Know?
Barnwell 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 0.52, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Barnwell County is Barnwell 19 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.