Abbeville High School

  • Abbeville High School serves 479 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Abbeville High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

Abbeville High School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Abbeville High School's student population of 479 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abbeville High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abbeville High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#31 out of 1142 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
46%
34%
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White
50%
51%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.62
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Graduation Rate85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
63%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAbbeville 60 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Abbeville Long Cane Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 412 students
    0.9 miles
    815 East Greenwood Street
    Abbeville, SC 29620
    (864)366-5924
    0.9 PK-2 412
  • Abbeville Wright Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 380 students
    1.0 miles
    111 Highway 71
    Abbeville, SC 29620
    (864)366-5998
    1.0 6-8 380
  • Abbeville Westwood Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 360 students
    1.3 miles
    124 Highway 28 Bypass
    Abbeville, SC 29620
    (864)366-9604
    1.3 3-5 360
  • Abbeville Abbeville County Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    2.8 miles
    100 Old Calhoun Falls Highway
    Abbeville, SC 29620
    (864)366-9069
    2.8 10-12 n/a
  • Due West Dixie High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 435 students
    9.4 miles
    1 Haynes Street
    Due West, SC 29639
    (864)379-2186
    9.4 8-12 435

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