Saluda 01 School District

404 North Wise Road
Saluda, SC 29138
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Saluda 01 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in South Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,394 students in Saluda 01 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
Public Schools in Saluda 01 School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (SC)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,271 Schools
# Students
2,394 Students
781,955 Students
# Teachers
168 Teachers
54,128 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Saluda 01 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 78 school districts in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has decreased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (SC)
#39 out of 83 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Saluda 01  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Saluda 01  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of SC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
37%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saluda 01  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of SC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
75-79%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Saluda 01  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.67
0.65
# American Indian Students
7 Students
2,287 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
4 Students
13,272 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,027 Students
94,051 Students
% Hispanic Students
43%
12%
# Black Students
510 Students
250,296 Students
% Black Students
21%
32%
# White Students
800 Students
377,904 Students
% White Students
34%
48%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
999 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
46 Students
42,271 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
94
24,990
# Students in K Grade:
203
54,621
# Students in 1st Grade:
209
56,074
# Students in 2nd Grade:
194
56,023
# Students in 3rd Grade:
193
56,357
# Students in 4th Grade:
188
56,954
# Students in 5th Grade:
175
57,774
# Students in 6th Grade:
170
58,706
# Students in 7th Grade:
194
61,630
# Students in 8th Grade:
154
62,654
# Students in 9th Grade:
203
72,536
# Students in 10th Grade:
149
60,397
# Students in 11th Grade:
147
52,961
# Students in 12th Grade:
121
50,278
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,062 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,453. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,046 is less than the state median of $15,044. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (SC)
Total Revenue
$31 MM
$12,084 MM
This chart display total revenue of Saluda 01  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$29 MM
$11,764 MM
This chart display total spending of Saluda 01  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,062
$15,453
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Saluda 01  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,046
$15,044
This chart display average spending per public school student in Saluda 01  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Saluda 01 School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hollywood Elementary School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1261 Hollywood Road
Saluda, SC 29138
(864) 445-8333
Grades: PK-5
| 447 students
Rank: #22.
Saluda High School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
160 Ivory Key Road
Saluda, SC 29138
(864) 445-3011
Grades: 9-12
| 620 students
Rank: #33.
Saluda Elementary School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
400 West Butler Avenue
Saluda, SC 29138
(864) 445-2564
Grades: 3-5
| 338 students
Rank: #44.
Saluda Middle School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
140 Ivory Key Road
Saluda, SC 29138
(864) 445-3767
Grades: 6-8
| 518 students
Rank: n/an/a
Saluda Primary
200 Matthews Drive
Saluda, SC 29138
(864) 445-2469
Grades: PK-2
| 471 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Saluda 01 School District?
Saluda 01 School District manages 5 public schools serving 2,394 students.
What is the rank of Saluda 01 School District?
Saluda 01 School District is ranked #38 out of 78 school districts in South Carolina (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of South Carolina school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Saluda 01 School District?
43% of Saluda 01 School District students are Hispanic, 34% of students are White, 21% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Saluda 01 School District?
Saluda 01 School District has a student/teacher ratio of 14:1, which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 15:1.
What is Saluda 01 School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $12,046 is less than the state median of $15,044. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,394 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 75-79% (Btm 50% in SC)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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