South Pointe High School

  • South Pointe High School serves 1,291 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • South Pointe High School operates within the York 03 School District.
  • York 03 School District's 69% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1291 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,291 students
South Pointe High School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %South Pointe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
South Pointe High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeSouth Pointe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
South Pointe High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
South Pointe High School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
2%
8%
South Pointe High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
47%
35%
South Pointe High School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
48%
52%
South Pointe High School White Students (2006-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
South Pointe High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Pointe High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownSC 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.
0.550.61
South Pointe High School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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.
42%
50%
South Pointe High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
5%
5%
South Pointe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • York 03 School District's student population of 17,769 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,259 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,697 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameYork 03 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
6
Number of Students Managed17,7693,454
York 03 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate69%67%
York 03 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$180 MM$38 MM
York 03 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$188 MM$39 MM
York 03 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,259$9,366
York 03 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,697$9,666
York 03 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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