Blue Ridge High School

Blue Ridge High School serves 1,115 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Blue Ridge High School operates within the Greenville 01 School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1115 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,115 students
Blue Ridge High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Blue Ridge High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Blue Ridge High School 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 0.17 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
Blue Ridge High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Blue Ridge High School Asian (2007-2009)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Blue Ridge High School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
4%
37%
Blue Ridge High School Black (1988-2012)
White
91%
52%
Blue Ridge High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Blue Ridge High School Sch Ethnicity Blue Ridge 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.
0.17 0.59
Blue Ridge 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.
27%
51%
Blue Ridge 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.
7%
7%
Blue Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 74,728 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Greenville 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
95
7
Number of Students Managed 74,728 3,608
Greenville 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 69% 66%
Greenville 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $688 MM $37 MM
Greenville 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $682 MM $43 MM
Greenville 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,767 $9,170
Greenville 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,682 $10,604
Greenville 01 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 Greer High School (4.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Blue Ridge Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skyland Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greer Skyland Elementary School
    4221 Hwy 14 North
    Greer , SC , 29651
    (864)355-7200
    1.3  mi  |  654  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greer Blue Ridge Middle School
    2423 East Tyger Bridge Rd
    Greer , SC , 29651
    (864)355-1900
    1.5  mi  |  987  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Taylors Mountain View Elementary School
    6350 Mountain View Rd
    Taylors , SC , 29687
    (864)355-6800
    4.2  mi  |  804  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greer Greer Middle School
    3032 East Gap Creek Rd
    Greer , SC , 29651
    (864)355-5800
    4.4  mi  |  884  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Greer Greer High School
    3000 East Gap Creek Rd
    Greer , SC , 29651
    (864)355-5700
    4.4  mi  |  1122  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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