2251 Old Furnace Road
Boiling Springs, SC 29316
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Boiling Springs High School serves 2,481 students in grades 9-12.
Boiling Springs High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower 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 30-39% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% 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: 2,481 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in SC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Boiling Springs High School's student population of 2,481 students has grown by 42% over five school years.
The teacher population of 133 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
2,481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
133 teachers
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School Rankings

Boiling Springs High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Boiling Springs High School is 0.55, 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
#908 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
11%
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Black
15%
33%
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White
65%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
92%
84%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Boiling Springs High School's ranking?

Boiling Springs High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for: Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

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

25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SC state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

What is the graduation rate of Boiling Springs High School?

The graduation rate of Boiling Springs High School is 92%, which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 84%.

How many students attend Boiling Springs High School?

2,481 students attend Boiling Springs High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

65% of Boiling Springs High School students are White, 15% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Boiling Springs High School?

Boiling Springs High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Boiling Springs High School offer ?

Boiling Springs High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,481 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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