Phoenix Charter High School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
1423 Hotel Street

Alcolu, SC 29001

Tel: (803)505-6800
  • Phoenix Charter High School serves 37 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Phoenix Charter High School operates within the Clarendon 02 School District.
  • Clarendon 02 School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the SC state average of 66%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 37 students has declined by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 37 students
Phoenix Charter High School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender % Phoenix Charter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Phoenix Charter High School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by Grade Phoenix Charter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.34 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 7:1 16:1
Phoenix Charter High School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Phoenix Charter High School Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
79%
35%
Phoenix Charter High School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
19%
52%
Phoenix Charter High School White Students (2003-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Phoenix Charter High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Phoenix Charter High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
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.
0.34 0.42
Phoenix Charter High School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Phoenix Charter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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 n/a
Phoenix Charter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Clarendon 02 School District's student population of 2,990 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,216 in this district is less than the state average of $11,514. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,581 is less than the state average of $11,294. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Clarendon 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,990 3,454
Clarendon 02 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 62% 66%
Clarendon 02 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $40 MM
Clarendon 02 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $26 MM $39 MM
Clarendon 02 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,216 $11,514
Clarendon 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,581 $11,294
Clarendon 02 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  1/17/2015
My daughter is a current senior at Phoenix and I am very impressed with the learning environment along with the classroom instruction commitment from the teachers. The principal along with her administrative staff play a vital part in each student's educational and personal development that will prepare them beyond high school.
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5  7/24/2013
I graduated from Phoenix in 2012. I was the salutatorian. I recommend this school because it's a great environment all around. I use to didnt care about school when i came here everything changed. I began to concentrate more and everything.
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