Bethune-Bowman Middle/High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
College Readiness Index
Math Proficiency
English Proficiency
Student/Teacher Ratio
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 350 Students
  • 29 Teachers

Bethune-Bowman Middle/High

Phone: (803) 516-6011

District: Orangeburg 05


At Bethune-Bowman Middle/High, the student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 92 percent. Bethune-Bowman Middle/High is 1 of 3 high schools in the Orangeburg 05.

Rankings / Awards

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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 350
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 92%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 85%
Full-Time Teachers 29

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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 49%
Proficient in Math 38%
College Readiness Index N/A

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes


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 2,049
Proficient in English (district average) 53%
Proficient in Math (district average) 44%
College Readiness (district average) 7.9

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Nearby Schools

Bethune-Bowman Middle/High is 1 of 3 schools in the Orangeburg 05.

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