1 Vardy Street
Greenville, SC 29601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Greenville Senior High Academy serves 1,534 students in grades 9-12.
Greenville Senior High Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher 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 72% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Greenville Senior High Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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School Overview

Greenville Senior High Academy's student population of 1,534 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
85 teachers
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School Rankings

Greenville Senior High Academy is ranked within the top 20% 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 Greenville Senior High Academy is 0.68, which is more 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
#137 out of 1149 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
27%
11%
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Black
25%
33%
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White
44%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
83%
84%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,534 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 83% (Btm 50% in SC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68

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