Edisto High School

500 R.m. Foster Dr

Cordova, SC 29039-0101

Grades: 9-12

729 students

Edisto High School serves 729 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Edisto High School operates within the Orangeburg 04 School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 729 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 729 students
Edisto High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Edisto High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Edisto High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 15:1 15:1
Edisto High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Edisto High School Black Students (2005-2013)
Black
42%
36%
Edisto High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
55%
52%
Edisto High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Edisto High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Edisto 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.
0.53 0.41
Edisto 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.
57%
52%
Edisto 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.
10%
7%
Edisto High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,925 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,444 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,057 is higher than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 47% over four years.
School District Name Orangeburg 04 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 3,925 4,140
Orangeburg 04 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 69% 66%
Orangeburg 04 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $37 MM
Orangeburg 04 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $50 MM $43 MM
Orangeburg 04 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,444 $9,170
Orangeburg 04 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,057 $10,604
Orangeburg 04 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 Cope Area Career Center (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carver Edisto Middle School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edisto Primary (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CordovaEdisto Primary
    3239 Cordova Rd
    CordovaSC 29039
    (803)536-4782
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 780 students                      
  • OrangeburgEdisto Elementary School
    136 Woodolive Ln
    OrangeburgSC 29115
    (803)531-7646
    2 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 553 students                      
  • OrangeburgRivelon Elementary School
    350 Thomas B. Eklund Circle
    OrangeburgSC 29115
    (803)534-2949
    3.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 235 students                      
  • CordovaCarver Edisto Middle School
    2018 Carver School Rd
    CordovaSC 29039
    (803)534-3554
    4.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 606 students                      
  • OrangeburgMellichamp Elementary School
    350 Murray Rd
    OrangeburgSC 29115
    (803)534-8044
    5.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 382 students                      

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