Summerville 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1101 Boone Hill Road
Summerville, SC 29483
Phone
(843) 873-6460
District
DORCHESTER 02
County
DORCHESTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
3168
Classroom Teachers
169

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.5% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Summerville High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
76%
64%
82%
71%
69%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 956 30.2%
Grade 10 830 26.2%
Grade 11 694 21.9%
Grade 12 688 21.7%
Total 3168 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.0% 56.8% 52.3%
Black 28.3% 31.0% 34.2%
Hispanic 7.9% 9.9% 11.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 1.8% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.3% 45.3% 62.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.5% 38.7% 58.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 6.6% 3.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 140,213 5,118,425
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 599.2 168
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.7% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.8% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 49,286 1,910,556
Single Parent Households With Children 11.7% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.3% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.1% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.7% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.0% 12.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.2% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.6% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.8% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.2% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 9.4% 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,249 $137,745,000 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $637 $16,724,646 5.9%
Staff $488 $12,818,000 4.5%
General Administration $63 $1,649,000 0.6%
School Administration $537 $14,097,000 4.9%
Operation $978 $25,664,000 9.0%
Transportation $367 $9,634,354 3.4%
Other $231 $6,075,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,302 $86,662,000 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,311 $60,654,000 21.3%
Total Expenditures $10,863 $285,061,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,019 $4,814,393,000 45.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $902 $721,243,544 6.8%
Staff $668 $534,387,000 5.0%
General Administration $99 $79,267,000 0.7%
School Administration $691 $552,631,000 5.2%
Operation $1,024 $819,202,000 7.7%
Transportation $372 $297,757,456 2.8%
Other $440 $351,562,000 3.3%
Total Support $4,196 $3,356,050,000 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,036 $2,428,454,000 22.9%
Total Expenditures $13,251 $10,598,897,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%