Lugoff-elgin High School

  • Lugoff-elgin High School serves 1,629 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 78% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lugoff-elgin High School 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lugoff-elgin High School's student population of 1,629 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lugoff-elgin High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lugoff-elgin High School is 0.49, 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#116 out of 1142 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
22%
34%
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White
68%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.490.62
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Graduation Rate
87%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKershaw 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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