Greenwood High School

  • Greenwood High School serves 1,614 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 52% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Greenwood High School's student population of 1,614 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Greenwood High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Greenwood High School is 0.62, 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#369 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Greenwood 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 Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
42%
34%
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White
44%
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 Greenwood High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.620.43
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Graduation Rate
85%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Greenwood High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenwood 50 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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