Lamar High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
N/A
Math Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 288 Students
  • 23 Teachers

Lamar High
215 NORTH DARLINGTON AVE
LAMAR, SC 29069

Phone: (843) 326-7500

District: Darlington 01

Overview

At Lamar High, the student body makeup is 55 percent male and 45 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 61 percent. Lamar High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Darlington 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 288
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 61%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 77%
Full-Time Teachers 23

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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 56%
Proficient in Math 59%
College Readiness Index N/A

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant 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 4
Total Students 3,019
Proficient in English (district average) 61%
Proficient in Math (district average) 60%
College Readiness (district average) 19.6

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Nearby Schools

Lamar High is 1 of 4 schools in the Darlington 01.

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