Gaffney High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
15.0
Math Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,051 Students
  • 112 Teachers

Gaffney High
149 TWIN LAKES RD
GAFFNEY, SC 29341

Phone: (864) 206-2000

District: Cherokee 01

Overview

At Gaffney High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Gaffney High is 22 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 36 percent. Gaffney High is 1 of 2 high schools in the Cherokee 01.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 2,051
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 36%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 61%
Full-Time Teachers 112

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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 46%
Proficient in Math 52%
College Readiness Index 15.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 2,601
Proficient in English (district average) 46%
Proficient in Math (district average) 53%
College Readiness (district average) 10.9

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