Lake City High School

652 North Matthews Rd

Lake City, SC 29560-1659

Grades: 9-12

867 students

Lake City High School serves 867 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Lake City High School operates within the Florence 03 School District.
The school district's 44% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 867 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 867 students
Lake City High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Lake City High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lake City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 13:1 15:1
Lake City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Lake City High School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
66%
36%
Lake City High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
30%
52%
Lake City High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lake City 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.
0.48 0.41
Lake City 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.
74%
52%
Lake City 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.
4%
7%
Lake City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,761 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 44% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,491 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 $10,674 is higher than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Florence 03 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 3,761 4,140
Florence 03 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 44% 66%
Florence 03 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $37 MM
Florence 03 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $43 MM
Florence 03 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,491 $9,170
Florence 03 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,674 $10,604
Florence 03 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 Lake City College Preparatory Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake City College Preparatory Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake City Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake CityLake City Elementary School
    906 North Matthews Rd
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-2353
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 503 students                      
  • Lake CityLake City College Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    1009 East Main St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-0128
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-11 | 191 students                      
  • Lake CityRonald E. Mcnair Middle School
    311 Carver St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-8651
    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 488 students                      
  • Lake CityJ. Paul Truluck Middle School
    319 Carlisle St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-8685
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 349 students                      
  • Lake CityMain Street Elementary School
    318 East Main St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-2221
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 383 students                      

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