Calhoun County High School

  • Calhoun County High School serves 440 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-79% (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 60-69% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Calhoun County High School's student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students440 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Calhoun County High School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Calhoun County High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Calhoun County High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Calhoun County High School is 0.43, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#303 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calhoun County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Calhoun County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Calhoun County High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Calhoun County High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
72%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Calhoun County High School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
22%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Calhoun County High School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Calhoun County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.430.43
This chart display the diversity score of Calhoun County High School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Calhoun County High School and public school graduation rate of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Calhoun County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Calhoun County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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