South Florence High School

3200 South Irby St,

Florence, SC, 29505-5029

Tel: (843)664-8190
Grades: 9-12

1,646 students

South Florence High School serves 1,646 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
South Florence High School operates within the Florence 01 School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%%.

Overview

The student population of 1646 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,646 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
16:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
7%
Black
48%
37%
White
46%
52%
Unknown
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.56
0.59
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 45%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,027 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Florence 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
7
Number of Students Managed 16,027
3,608
Graduation Rate 67
66%
District Total Revenue $151 MM
n/a
District Spending $155 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,606
$0
District Spending / Student $9,906
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Florence Career Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Southside Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Choices Charter (2.5 miles away)
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