Greenville Senior High Academy Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,041
College Readiness Index
32.1
Math Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,436 Students
  • 77 Teachers

Greenville Senior High Academy
1 VARDRY ST
GREENVILLE, SC 29601

Phone: (864) 355-5500

District: Greenville County Schools

Overview

Greenville Senior High Academy is ranked 8th within South Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Greenville Senior High Academy is 42 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 58 percent. Greenville Senior High Academy is 1 of 17 high schools in the Greenville County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1041
State Rank
#8
Magnet Rank
#166

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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 1,436
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 58%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 55%
Full-Time Teachers 77

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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 69%
Proficient in Math 54%
College Readiness Index 32.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 17
Total Students 20,804
Proficient in English (district average) 70%
Proficient in Math (district average) 58%
College Readiness (district average) 23.6

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