Gilbert High School

Tel: (803)821-1900
Grades: 9-12

941 students

Gilbert High School serves 941 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Gilbert High School operates within the Lexington 01 School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 941 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 941 students
Gilbert High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Gilbert High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gilbert High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 14:1 16:1
Gilbert High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Gilbert High School Asian (2004-2010)
Hispanic
7%
7%
Gilbert High School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
5%
37%
Gilbert High School Black (1988-2012)
White
86%
52%
Gilbert High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gilbert High School Sch Ethnicity Gilbert 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.
0.26 0.41
Gilbert 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.
34%
51%
Gilbert 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.
9%
7%
Gilbert High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,990 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Lexington 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
7
Number of Students Managed 22,990 4,051
Lexington 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 74% 66%
Lexington 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $235 MM $37 MM
Lexington 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $238 MM $43 MM
Lexington 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,755 $9,170
Lexington 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,876 $10,604
Lexington 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 Lexington High School (6.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gilbert Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gilbert Primary (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gilbert Gilbert Primary
    520 Main St
    Gilbert , SC 29054
    (803)821-1400
    0.3  mi  |  758  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Gilbert Gilbert Elementary School
    314 Main St
    Gilbert , SC 29054
    (803)821-1600
    0.5  mi  |  672  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Gilbert Gilbert Middle School
    120 Rikard Circle
    Gilbert , SC 29054
    (803)821-1700
    0.7  mi  |  709  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lexington Rocky Creek Elementary School
    430 Calks Ferry Rd
    Lexington , SC 29072
    (803)821-4200
    6.4  mi  |  624  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Batesburg-leesville Batesburg-leesville Elementary School
    403 South Lee St
    Batesburg-leesville , SC 29070
    (803)532-1155
    6.8  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  3-5

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Did You Know?
Lexington 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 0.41, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Lexington County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.