Hilton Head Island High School

  • Hilton Head Island High School serves 1,322 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hilton Head Island High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hilton Head Island High School's student population of 1,322 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,322 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hilton Head Island High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hilton Head Island High School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank#39 out of 1142 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
34%
9%
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Black
10%
34%
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White
53%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.62
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Graduation Rate
92%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaufort 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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