Sara Babb High School

4450 Broad River Road
Columbia, SC 29210
  • Sara Babb High School serves 24 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Sara Babb High School's student population of 24 students has grown by 100% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students24 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sara Babb High School's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 3:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sara Babb High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
55%
34%
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White
41%
51%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sara Babb High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.530.43
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Graduation Rate (14-15)<50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
64%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDept Of Correction N04 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia Willow Lane School Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 171 students
    0.3 miles
    1731 Shivers Road
    Columbia, SC 29210
    (803)896-5952
    0.3 5-12 171
  • Columbia Pine Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    0.4 miles
    111 Huffstetler Drive
    Columbia, SC 29210
    (803)214-2380
    0.4 PK-5 575
  • Columbia Birchwood School Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 100 students
    0.8 miles
    5000 Broad River Road
    Columbia, SC 29212
    (803)896-9278
    0.8 5-12 100
  • Columbia Evaluation And Detention Center Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 311 students
    0.8 miles
    1731 Shivers Road
    Columbia, SC 29210
    (803)896-7455
    0.8 5-12 311
  • Columbia Seven Oaks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
    1.7 miles
    2800 Ashland Road
    Columbia, SC 29210
    (803)476-8500
    1.7 PK-5 627

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