Palmetto High School

  • Palmetto High School serves 992 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Palmetto High School operates within the Anderson 01 School District.
  • Anderson 01 School District's 79% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 992 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 992 students
Palmetto High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Palmetto High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Palmetto High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Palmetto High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Palmetto High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
9%
8%
Palmetto High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
5%
35%
Palmetto High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
84%
52%
Palmetto High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Palmetto High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Palmetto High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Palmetto High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC 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.
0.29 0.42
Palmetto High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
38%
50%
Palmetto High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
10%
6%
Palmetto High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Anderson 01 School District's student population of 9,625 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,804 in this district is less than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,294 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has grown by 38% over four years.
School District Name Anderson 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
6
Number of Students Managed 9,625 3,454
Anderson 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 66%
Anderson 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $39 MM
Anderson 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $107 MM $38 MM
Anderson 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,804 $11,413
Anderson 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,294 $10,999
Anderson 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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