Seneca High School

  • Seneca High School serves 917 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Seneca High School operates within the Oconee 01 School District.
  • Oconee 01 School District's 73% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 917 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 917 students
Seneca High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Seneca High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Seneca High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Seneca High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more 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 17:1 16:1
Seneca High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
1%
Seneca High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Seneca High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
31%
35%
Seneca High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
59%
52%
Seneca High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Seneca High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Seneca High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Seneca 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.
0.56 0.42
Seneca 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.
48%
50%
Seneca 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.
9%
6%
Seneca High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Oconee 01 School District's student population of 10,550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,221 is higher than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,487 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Oconee 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
6
Number of Students Managed 10,550 3,454
Oconee 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 66%
Oconee 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $129 MM $39 MM
Oconee 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $142 MM $38 MM
Oconee 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,221 $11,413
Oconee 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,487 $10,999
Oconee 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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