Orangeburg Wilkinson High School

  • Orangeburg Wilkinson High School serves 1,163 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Orangeburg Wilkinson High School operates within the Orangeburg 05 School District.
  • Orangeburg 05 School District's 57% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1163 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,163 students
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeOrangeburg Wilkinson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Black Students (2009-2015)
Black
95%
35%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
4%
52%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOrangeburg Wilkinson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownSC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.100.61
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
84%
50%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Orangeburg 05 School District's student population of 6,826 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,232 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,720 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameOrangeburg 05 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
6
Number of Students Managed6,8263,454
Orangeburg 05 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate57%67%
Orangeburg 05 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$85 MM$38 MM
Orangeburg 05 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$81 MM$39 MM
Orangeburg 05 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,232$9,366
Orangeburg 05 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,720$9,666
Orangeburg 05 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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