York Comprehensive High School

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275 East Alexander Love Highwa
York, SC 29745
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • York Comprehensive High School serves 1,581 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

York Comprehensive High School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • York Comprehensive High School's student population of 1,581 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
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School Comparison

  • York Comprehensive High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of York Comprehensive High School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#137 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
19%
34%
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White
70%
51%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in York Comprehensive High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.470.43
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Graduation Rate
91%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in York Comprehensive High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in York Comprehensive High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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I am finally a senior at YCHS and I must say that this is such a wonderful school with a wonderful enviroment. I do have one suggestion which most likely won't get fufilled. Every teacher in this school deserves a raise and they deserve more respect then they get.
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