Dillon High School

1730 Highway 301 North

Dillon, SC 29536

Tel: (843)774-1230
  • Dillon High School serves 900 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Dillon High School operates within the Dillon 04 School District.
  • Dillon 04 School District's 53% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 66%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 900 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 900 students
Dillon High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dillon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Dillon High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Dillon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Dillon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Dillon High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Dillon High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
67%
35%
Dillon High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
25%
52%
Dillon High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dillon High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Dillon High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Dillon High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.49 0.42
Dillon High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
50%
Dillon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Dillon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Dillon 04 School District's student population of 3,432 students has decreased by 20% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,308 in this district is less than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,217 is less than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Dillon 04 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 3,432 3,454
Dillon 04 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 53% 66%
Dillon 04 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $39 MM
Dillon 04 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $36 MM $38 MM
Dillon 04 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,308 $11,413
Dillon 04 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,217 $10,999
Dillon 04 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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  • DillonDillon Middle School
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    0.5 miles
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  • DillonEast Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 595 students
    2 miles
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    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1222
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    Grades: 9-12
    2.2 miles
    P.o. Box 1130
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-5143
    2.29-12n/a
  • DillonStewart Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 440 students
    2.3 miles
    1001 West Calhoun Street
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1219
    2.3PK-3440
  • DillonSouth Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 247 students
    2.6 miles
    900 Patriot Street
    DillonSC 29536
    (843)774-1210
    2.6PK-3247

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