River Bluff High School

320 Corley Mill Road
Lexington, SC 29072
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
River Bluff High School serves 2,164 students in grades 9-12.
River Bluff High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,164 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 10% in SC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 93% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

River Bluff High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

River Bluff High School's student population of 2,164 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 137 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
2,164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
137 teachers
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School Rankings

River Bluff High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,095 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of River Bluff High School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#77 out of 1095 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
11%
32%
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White
71%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Graduation Rate
95%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is River Bluff High School's ranking?
River Bluff High School is ranked #77 out of 1,095 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in South Carolina.
What schools are River Bluff High School often compared to?
River Bluff High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lexington High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% SC state average), while 93% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).
What is the graduation rate of River Bluff High School?
The graduation rate of River Bluff High School is 95%, which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 85%.
How many students attend River Bluff High School?
2,164 students attend River Bluff High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of River Bluff High School students are White, 11% of students are Black, 7% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of River Bluff High School?
River Bluff High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does River Bluff High School offer ?
River Bluff High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is River Bluff High School part of?
River Bluff High School is part of Lexington 01 School District.

School Reviews

5   9/8/2023
Amazing school! I love the environment and everyone is so friendly. Being on the swim team, it's hard to make friends... but everyone at rbhs accepted me and loved me just the way I was! Thank you Mr. smith!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Lauren Leverentz

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,164 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 93% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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