Wando High School

1000 Warrior Way
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Wando High School serves 3,997 students in grades 9-12.
Wando High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 91% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Wando High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Wando High School's student population of 3,997 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 240 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,997 students
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Total Classroom Teachers240 teachers
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School Rankings

Wando High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wando High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#8 out of 1149 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
12%
34%
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White
81%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.62
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Graduation Rate
93%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wando High School is Philip Simmons High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas C. Cario Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles Pinckney Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Pleasant Charles Pinckney Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 3-5 | 767 students
    1.4 miles
    3300 Thomas Cario Boulevard
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 856-4585
    1.4 3-5 767
  • Mount Pleasant Thomas C. Cario Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,193 student
    1.4 miles
    3500 Thomas Cario Boulevard
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 856-4595
    1.4 6-8 1,193
  • Mount Pleasant Laurel Hill Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 660 students
    1.5 miles
    3100 Thomas Cario Boulevard
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 849-2200
    1.5 PK-2 660
  • Mount Pleasant Jennie Moore Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,157 student
    3.2 miles
    2725 Bulrush Basket Lane
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 849-2815
    3.2 PK-5 1,157
  • Mount Pleasant Carolina Park Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
    5.6 miles
    3650 Park Avenue Boulevard
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 856-8060
    5.6 PK-5 663

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