6925 Kershaw-camden Highway
Kershaw, SC 29067
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Andrew Jackson High School serves 631 students in grades 9-12.
Andrew Jackson High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 631 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in SC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Andrew Jackson High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Andrew Jackson High School's student population of 631 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
631 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Andrew Jackson High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Andrew Jackson High School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#149 out of 1149 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
75%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Andrew Jackson High School's ranking?

Andrew Jackson High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest math proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SC state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

What is the graduation rate of Andrew Jackson High School?

The graduation rate of Andrew Jackson High School is 85-89%, which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 84%.

How many students attend Andrew Jackson High School?

631 students attend Andrew Jackson High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

75% of Andrew Jackson High School students are White, 20% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Andrew Jackson High School?

Andrew Jackson High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Andrew Jackson High School offer ?

Andrew Jackson High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 631 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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