Marlboro County High School

Marlboro County High School serves 1,196 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Marlboro County High School operates within the Marlboro 01 School District.
The school district's 55% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1196 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,196 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade Marlboro County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 18:1 16:1
American Indian
4%
n/a
Black
63%
37%
White
29%
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.
0.52 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.
66%
51%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,317 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 55% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Marlboro 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 4,317 4,051
Marlboro 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 55% 66%
Marlboro 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $37 MM
Marlboro 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $50 MM $43 MM
Marlboro 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,696 $9,170
Marlboro 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,836 $10,604
Marlboro 01 School 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 Scotland High School (15 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bennettsville Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bennettsville Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BennettsvilleBennettsville Elementary School
    801 Country Club Dr
    BennettsvilleSC 29512
    (843)479-5938
    1.2 mi | 412 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • BennettsvilleBennettsville Primary
    301 Jefferson St
    BennettsvilleSC 29512
    (843)479-5936
    1.6 mi | 528 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • BennettsvilleBennettsville Middle School
    701 Cheraw St
    BennettsvilleSC 29512
    (843)479-5941
    1.8 mi | 360 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ClioMarlboro School Of Discovery
    Magnet School
    201 Jefferson St
    ClioSC 29525
    (843)586-8376
    Magnet School

    6.8 mi | 145 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MccollMccoll Elementary Middle
    700 North Main St
    MccollSC 29570
    (843)523-5371
    7.3 mi | 812 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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Did You Know?
South Carolina 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 higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in South Carolina is Saluda 01 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.