Scott's Branch High School

Scott's Branch High School serves 209 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Scott's Branch High School operates within the Clarendon 01 School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 209 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 53% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 209 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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 9:1 15:1
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
97%
36%
White
2%
52%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.06 0.41
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.
81%
52%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 831 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Clarendon 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
7
Number of Students Managed 831 4,140
Graduation Rate 62% 66%
District Total Revenue $13 MM $37 MM
District Spending $14 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,968 $9,170
District Spending / Student $15,309 $10,604
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 Manning High School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Scott's Branch Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Summerton Early Childhood Center (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SummertonSummerton Early Childhood Center
    8 South Church St
    SummertonSC 29148
    (803)485-2102
    1.8 mi | 251 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • SummertonScott's Branch Middle School
    9253 Alex Harvin Hwy
    SummertonSC 29148
    (803)478-7818
    2.1 mi | 113 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • SummertonSt. Paul Elementary School
    9297 Alex Harvin Hwy
    SummertonSC 29148
    (803)478-2286
    2.1 mi | 258 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • ManningManning Early Childhood Center
    2759 Raccoon Rd
    ManningSC 29102
    (803)473-4744
    6.7 mi | 644 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • ManningManning High School
    2155 Paxville Hwy
    ManningSC 29102
    (803)435-4417
    7.6 mi | 845 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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