2050 Highway 501 East Hgtc
Conway, SC 29528
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Hcs Early College High School serves 345 students in grades 9-12.
Hcs Early College High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in SC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hcs Early College High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Hcs Early College High School's student population of 345 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Hcs Early College High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Hcs Early College High School 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
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State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 1149 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
17%
11%
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Black
31%
33%
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White
44%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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