D. W. Daniel High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,192
College Readiness Index
31.0
Math Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,021 Students
  • 53 Teachers

D. W. Daniel High
1819 SIX MILE HWY
CENTRAL, SC 29630

Phone: (864) 397-2900

District: Pickens 01

Overview

D. W. Daniel High is ranked 8th within South Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at D. W. Daniel High is 35 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 24 percent. D. W. Daniel High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Pickens 01.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1192
State Rank
#8

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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 1,021
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 24%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 31%
Full-Time Teachers 53

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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 74%
Proficient in Math 71%
College Readiness Index 31.0

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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 No

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 4,691
Proficient in English (district average) 66%
Proficient in Math (district average) 58%
College Readiness (district average) 22.6

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

D. W. Daniel High is 1 of 4 schools in the Pickens 01.

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