Strom Thurmond High School



Strom Thurmond High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Strom Thurmond High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 254
10 196
11 169
12 168

Strom Thurmond High School is a public high school of the Edgefield 01 School District located in Johnston, SC. It has 787 students in grades 9th through 12th. Strom Thurmond High School is the 127th largest public high school in South Carolina and the 7,516th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.0 to 1.

Total Students: 787
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.3

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Strom Thurmond High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 395
(50%)
395
(50%)
 Female 392
(50%)
392
(50%)

Strom Thurmond High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 411
(52%)
411
(52%)
 White 321
(41%)
321
(41%)
 Hispanic 30
(4%)
30
(4%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
22
(3%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Strom Thurmond High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 419
(53%)
419
(53%)
 Not Eligible 336
(43%)
336
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(4%)
32
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Strom Thurmond High School is ranked 123rd out of 259 ranked schools in South Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Strom Thurmond High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Strom Thurmond High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 912
2006 932
2007 916
2008 903
2009 874
2010 897
2011 847
2012 818
2013 780
2014 759
2015 787

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 13.6
2007 17.2
2008 17.4
2009 17.6
2010 17.4
2011 16.1
2012 16.4
2013 15.4
2014 15.3
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6655701754386
2006 0.65128755364807
2007 0.64410480349345
2008 0.6500553709856
2009 0.59153318077803
2010 0.62430323299889
2011 0.66469893742621
2012 0.62469437652812
2013 0.62692307692308
2014 0.566534914361
2015 0.57306226175349

Compare Strom Thurmond High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,489.4% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.7%
 
This School 57.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 787 17:1  
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Private PK - 12 378 6:1 19 miles
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