Orangeburg Wilkinson High School

601 Bruin Parkway

Orangeburg, SC 29118-1460

Tel: (803)534-6180
Grades: 9-12

1,300 students

Orangeburg Wilkinson High School serves 1,300 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School operates within the Orangeburg 05 School District.
The school district's 61% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1300 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,300 students
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 92 teachers
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 15:1
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
95%
36%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Black (1988-2013)
White
5%
52%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.10 0.41
Orangeburg Wilkinson 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.
69%
52%
Orangeburg Wilkinson 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.
9%
7%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,196 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Orangeburg 05 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
7
Number of Students Managed 9,196 4,140
Orangeburg 05 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 61% 66%
Orangeburg 05 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $37 MM
District Spending $85 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,764 $9,170
Orangeburg 05 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,037 $10,604
Orangeburg 05 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 High School For Health Professions (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is High School For Health Professions (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High School For Health Professions (0.4 miles away)
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  • OrangeburgHigh School For Health Professions
    Charter School
    3720 Magnolia St
    OrangeburgSC 29118
    (803)533-6374
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 72 students | Gr. 9                      
  • OrangeburgOrangeburg Consolitated School District 5 Technolo
    Vocational School
    3720 Magnolia St
    OrangeburgSC 29118
    (803)536-4473
    Vocational School

    1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • OrangeburgBrookdale Elementary School
    394 Brookdale Dr
    OrangeburgSC 29115
    (803)534-5982
    1 mi | 343 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OrangeburgMarshall Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1441 Marshall St
    OrangeburgSC 29118
    (803)534-7865
    Magnet School

    1.5 mi | 922 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OrangeburgRobert E. Howard Middle School
    1255 Belleville Rd
    OrangeburgSC 29115
    (803)534-5470
    1.6 mi | 419 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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