Kingstree High School

615 Martin Luther King Ave

Kingstree, SC 29556-4103

Grades: 9-12

666 students

Kingstree High School serves 666 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Kingstree 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 666 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 666 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 20:1 15:1
Black
93%
36%
White
6%
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.
0.13 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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,952 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 98% over five 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 Youth Academy Charter (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Youth Academy Charter (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Youth Academy Charter (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • KingstreeYouth Academy Charter
    Charter School
    711 Thomlinson St
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-5424
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 36 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • Kingstree W.m. Anderson Primary
    500 Lexington Ave
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-5493
    1.2 mi | 492 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • KingstreeWilliamsburg County Magnet School Of The Arts
    710 Third Ave
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-1506
    1.5 mi | 401 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • KingstreeKingstree Middle School
    616 Martin Luther King Ave
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-1517
    1.5 mi | 514 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KingstreeKenneth Gardner Elementary School
    1503 Woodland Dr
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-7233
    2.4 mi | 397 students | Gr. 3-5                      

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