Beaufort High School

84 Sea Island Parkway
Beaufort, SC 29907
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Beaufort High School serves 1,356 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Beaufort High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Beaufort High School's student population of 1,356 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,356 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

Beaufort High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Beaufort High School is 0.63, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#107 out of 1142 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
35%
34%
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White
49%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.62
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Graduation Rate
82%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaufort 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Beaufort High School is Bridges Preparatory School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lady's Island Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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