Chester Senior High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
8.8
Math Proficiency
2.3
English Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 916 Students
  • 47 Teachers

Chester Senior High
1330 J A COCHRAN BYPASS
CHESTER, SC 29706

Phone: (803) 377-3161

District: Chester 01

Overview

At Chester Senior High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Chester Senior High is 14 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 61 percent. Chester Senior High is 1 of 3 high schools in the Chester 01.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 916
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 61%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 64%
Full-Time Teachers 47

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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 45%
Proficient in Math 41%
College Readiness Index 8.8

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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 3
Total Students 1,597
Proficient in English (district average) 51%
Proficient in Math (district average) 50%
College Readiness (district average) 6.8

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