Colleton County High School

  • Colleton County High School serves 1,659 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 61% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Colleton County High School's student population of 1,659 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,659 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Colleton County High School
Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Colleton County High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Colleton County High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Colleton County High School is 0.55, which is more than 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#283 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Colleton 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)
61%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colleton 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 Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Colleton 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
49%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Colleton 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
46%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Colleton County High School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Colleton County High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races 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 Colleton County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.550.43
This chart display the diversity score of Colleton County High School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Colleton 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 Colleton 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 Colleton 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 NameColleton 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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