Hemingway High School

402 South Main St

Hemingway, SC 29554-1430

Grades: 9-12

363 students

Hemingway High School serves 363 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Hemingway High School operates within the Williamsburg 01 School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is equal to the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 363 students has declined by 43% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 46% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 363 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 15:1 15:1
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
91%
36%
White
7%
52%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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.
0.17 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.
85%
52%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,952 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,987 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,478 is higher than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 52% over four years.
School District Name Williamsburg 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
7
Number of Students Managed 6,952 4,140
Graduation Rate 66% 66%
District Total Revenue $59 MM $37 MM
District Spending $68 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,987 $9,170
District Spending / Student $12,478 $10,604
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 Hemingway Career And Technology Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hemingway Mb Lee Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hemingway Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HemingwayHemingway Mb Lee Middle School
    400 South Main St
    HemingwaySC 29554
    (843)558-2721
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 258 students                      
  • HemingwayHemingway Elementary School
    160 Baxley Rd
    HemingwaySC 29554
    (843)558-4444
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 546 students                      
  • HemingwayHemingway Career And Technology Center
    Vocational School
    1593 Hemingway Hwy
    HemingwaySC 29554
    (843)558-5813
    Vocational School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • JohnsonvilleJohnsonville Middle School
    415 Maple Ave
    JohnsonvilleSC 29555
    (843)386-2066
    4.2 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 441 students                      
  • JohnsonvilleJohnsonville High School
    237 South Georgetown Hwy
    JohnsonvilleSC 29555
    (843)386-2707
    4.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 445 students                      

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