Ware Shoals 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
56 South Greenwood Avenue
Ware Shoals, SC 29692
Phone
(864) 456-7923
District
GREENWOOD 51
County
GREENWOOD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
272
Classroom Teachers
20

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

6

(10 is best)

Better than 52.7% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Ware Shoals High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

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

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
14
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 79 29.0%
Grade 10 74 27.2%
Grade 11 65 23.9%
Grade 12 54 19.9%
Total 272 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.3% 77.2% 52.3%
Black 13.6% 15.9% 34.2%
Hispanic 6.1% 6.4% 11.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.4% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 52.9% 86.5% 62.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.7% 84.8% 58.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 1.8% 3.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,692 5,148,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 75.6 169
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.4% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.0% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 20.1% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,623 1,921,862
Single Parent Households With Children 12.4% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.4% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 12.5% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.5% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.7% 12.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.0% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.8% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.8% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 17.3% 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,952 $5,690,000 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,029 $983,864 9.0%
Staff $680 $650,000 5.9%
General Administration $290 $277,000 2.5%
School Administration $452 $432,000 3.9%
Operation $919 $879,000 8.0%
Transportation $317 $303,136 2.8%
Other $450 $430,000 3.9%
Total Support $4,137 $3,955,000 36.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,363 $1,303,000 11.9%
Total Expenditures $11,452 $10,948,000 100.0%
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%