Palmetto High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
11.7
Math Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 933 Students
  • 48 Teachers

Palmetto High
804 NORTH HAMILTON ST
WILLIAMSTON, SC 29697

Phone: (864) 847-7311

District: Anderson 01

Overview

At Palmetto High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Palmetto High is 17 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 16 percent. Palmetto High is 1 of 2 high schools in the Anderson 01.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 933
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 16%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 45%
Full-Time Teachers 48

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 63%
Proficient in Math 68%
College Readiness Index 11.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 2,398
Proficient in English (district average) 72%
Proficient in Math (district average) 73%
College Readiness (district average) 13.9

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