Saluda 01 School District

404 North Wise Road
Saluda, SC 29138
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
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 2023 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,315 students in Saluda 01 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
Public Schools in Saluda 01 School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 51% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (SC)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,280 Schools
# Students
2,315 Students
766,302 Students
# Teachers
157 Teachers
52,099 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Saluda 01 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 82 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 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (SC)
Overall District Rank
#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.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
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.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
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.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
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 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.67
0.65
# American Indian Students
7 Students
2,263 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
6 Students
12,871 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
976 Students
87,155 Students
% Hispanic Students
42%
11%
# Black Students
489 Students
250,168 Students
% Black Students
21%
33%
# White Students
790 Students
373,848 Students
% White Students
34%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
984 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
47 Students
38,764 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
80
20,837
# Students in K Grade:
202
51,543
# Students in 1st Grade:
202
55,077
# Students in 2nd Grade:
180
54,901
# Students in 3rd Grade:
191
55,934
# Students in 4th Grade:
169
56,543
# Students in 5th Grade:
178
57,229
# Students in 6th Grade:
190
60,742
# Students in 7th Grade:
156
62,102
# Students in 8th Grade:
185
62,612
# Students in 9th Grade:
176
66,199
# Students in 10th Grade:
159
59,504
# Students in 11th Grade:
123
52,853
# Students in 12th Grade:
124
50,226
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,056 is higher than the state median of $11,941. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,062 is less than the state median of $11,103. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (SC)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$28 MM
$46 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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$26 MM
$42 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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,056
$11,941
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Saluda 01  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,062
$11,103
This chart display average spending per public school student in Saluda 01  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Saluda 01 School District Public Schools (2023)

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
| 443 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
| 582 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
| 326 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
| 531 students
Rank: n/an/a
Saluda Primary
200 Matthews Drive
Saluda, SC 29138
(864) 445-2469
Grades: PK-2
| 433 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in SC)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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