Kingstree High School

616 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave

Kingstree, SC 29556-4103

Tel: (843)355-6825
Grades: 9-12

711 students

Kingstree High School serves 711 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
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 711 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 711 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade Kingstree High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same 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 19:1 16:1
Kingstree High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
93%
37%
White
6%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Kingstree High School Sch Ethnicity Kingstree 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.
0.13 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.
79%
51%
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 7,070 students has grown by 30% 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 7,070 4,051
Williamsburg 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 66% 66%
Williamsburg 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $37 MM
Williamsburg 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $68 MM $43 MM
Williamsburg 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,987 $9,170
Williamsburg 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,478 $10,604
Williamsburg 01 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 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 | 39 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • KingstreeHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award W.m. Anderson Primary
    500 Lexington Ave
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-5493
    1.2 mi | 506 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • KingstreeWilliamsburg County Magnet School Of The Arts
    Magnet School
    710 Third Ave
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-1506
    Magnet School

    1.5 mi | 410 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • KingstreeKingstree Middle School
    616 Martin Luther King Ave
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-6823
    1.5 mi | 486 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KingstreeKenneth Gardner Elementary School
    1503 Woodland Dr
    KingstreeSC 29556
    (843)355-7233
    2.4 mi | 437 students | Gr. 3-5                      

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Did You Know?
Williamsburg County, SC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.20, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Williamsburg County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.