Orangeburg Wilkinson High School

601 Bruin Parkway,

Orangeburg, SC, 29118-1460

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

1,393 students

Orangeburg Wilkinson High School serves 1,393 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% 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 1393 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,393 students
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 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 17:1 16:1
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
94%
37%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Black (1988-2012)
White
3%
52%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Sch Ethnicity Orangeburg Wilkinson 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.
0.12 0.59
Orangeburg Wilkinson 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.
66%
51%
Orangeburg Wilkinson 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%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,105 students has grown by 2271% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Orangeburg 05 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
7
Number of Students Managed 9,105 3,608
Orangeburg 05 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 61% 66%
Orangeburg 05 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $37 MM
Orangeburg 05 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $85 MM $43 MM
Orangeburg 05 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $216,255 $9,170
Orangeburg 05 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $221,266 $10,604
Orangeburg 05 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 Orangeburg Consolitated School District Five Techn (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Robert E. Howard Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brookdale Elementary School (1 miles away)
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