Academic Magnet High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5109 A West Enterprise Street
North Charleston, SC 29405
Phone
(843) 746-1300
District
CHARLESTON 01
County
CHARLESTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
658
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.0% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Academic Magnet High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 86 68
Proficiency in Reading 97 70
Proficiency in Math 75 66

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.18
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.81
AVG FOR STATE 15.18
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 174 26.4%
Grade 10 170 25.8%
Grade 11 170 25.8%
Grade 12 144 21.9%
Total 658 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.3% 49.1% 53.3%
Black 2.8% 39.6% 35.2%
Hispanic 4.8% 9.3% 9.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.1% 1.6% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.7% 56.3% 66.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 54.8% 63.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 1.5% 3.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 387,847 5,084,127
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 393.8 167
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.6% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.8% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.7% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 15.0% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 154,049 1,893,563
Single Parent Households With Children 9.4% 11.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.0% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.9% 27.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.5% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.9% 11.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.8% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.2% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.9% 17.1%
$15,000 or less 12.6% 14.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,083 $292,494,972 39.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $815 $39,188,460 5.2%
Staff $814 $39,140,376 5.2%
General Administration $151 $7,260,684 1.0%
School Administration $813 $39,092,292 5.2%
Operation $1,177 $56,594,868 7.5%
Transportation $538 $25,869,192 3.4%
Other $437 $21,012,708 2.8%
Total Support $4,745 $228,158,580 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,763 $229,024,092 30.6%
Total Expenditures $15,591 $749,677,644 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,533 $4,267,597,209 45.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $810 $624,827,308 6.7%
Staff $611 $471,133,701 5.0%
General Administration $103 $79,360,510 0.8%
School Administration $647 $498,964,119 5.3%
Operation $975 $752,315,821 8.0%
Transportation $436 $336,482,498 3.6%
Other $391 $301,661,896 3.2%
Total Support $3,974 $3,064,745,977 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,623 $2,023,206,067 21.6%
Total Expenditures $12,130 $9,355,634,652 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%