- Tamassee-salem Middle/high's student population of 247 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-12|
|Total Students||247 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||22 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Tamassee-salem Middle/high is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,130 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year Data||This School||State Level (SC)|
|Overall School Rank||#755 out of 1,130 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||30-34%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||35-39%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Oconee 01 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Tamassee Tamassee-salem Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 265 students
9950 North Highway 11
Tamassee, SC 29686
(864)886-4540 2.0 PK-5 265
- Seneca Keowee Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 406 students
7051 Keowee School Road
Seneca, SC 29672
(864)886-4475 6.8 PK-5 406
- West Union Walhalla Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
508 Fowler Road
West Union, SC 29696
(864)886-4480 7.9 PK-5 590
- Walhalla Walhalla High School Grades: 9-12 | 989 students
4701 North Highway 11
Walhalla, SC 29691
(864)886-4490 8.6 9-12 989
- Walhalla Walhalla Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 801 students
151 Razorback Lane
Walhalla, SC 29691
(864)886-4485 8.6 6-8 801
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