Cheraw High School

  • Cheraw High School serves 710 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Cheraw High School's student population of 710 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students710 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cheraw High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cheraw High School is 0.53, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#189 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
52%
34%
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White
45%
51%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cheraw High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.530.62
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Graduation Rate85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cheraw High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesterfield 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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