Pickens High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
19.9
Math Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,387 Students
  • 77 Teachers

Pickens High
150 BLUE FLAME DR
PICKENS, SC 29671

Phone: (864) 397-3600

District: Pickens 01

Overview

At Pickens High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pickens High is 25 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 6 percent. Pickens 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 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 1,387
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 6%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 36%
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 60%
Proficient in Math 52%
College Readiness Index 19.9

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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 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

Pickens High is 1 of 4 schools in the Pickens 01.

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