Sumter 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2580 Mc Cray's Mill Road
Sumter, SC 29154
Phone
(803) 481-4480
District
SUMTER 01
County
SUMTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2299
Classroom Teachers
122

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

3

(10 is best)

Better than 24.3% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 65
Proficiency in Reading 61 73
Proficiency in Math 39 56

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.92
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.23
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 703 30.6%
Grade 10 640 27.8%
Grade 11 458 19.9%
Grade 12 498 21.7%
Total 2299 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 34.0% 31.2% 52.7%
Black 60.2% 62.8% 34.6%
Hispanic 3.6% 4.3% 10.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 1.2% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 61.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 57.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 106,995 5,148,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 169
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.7% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.9% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.5% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 41,137 1,918,780
Single Parent Households With Children 15.3% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.6% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.5% 27.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.0% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.6% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.3% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.2% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.0% 16.5%
$15,000 or less 15.1% 13.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,322 $91,197,792 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $914 $15,662,304 8.4%
Staff $898 $15,388,128 8.3%
General Administration $40 $685,440 0.4%
School Administration $604 $10,350,144 5.6%
Operation $1,106 $18,952,416 10.2%
Transportation $279 $4,780,944 2.6%
Other $314 $5,380,704 2.9%
Total Support $4,156 $71,217,216 38.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,355 $23,219,280 12.5%
Total Expenditures $10,832 $185,617,152 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,669 $4,426,637,206 44.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $900 $702,362,511 7.0%
Staff $637 $497,250,296 4.9%
General Administration $98 $76,483,828 0.8%
School Administration $664 $518,237,477 5.2%
Operation $1,004 $783,984,138 7.8%
Transportation $389 $303,374,162 3.0%
Other $433 $338,055,734 3.4%
Total Support $4,124 $3,219,922,703 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,081 $2,405,327,837 23.9%
Total Expenditures $12,874 $10,051,872,853 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%