Pickens High School



Pickens High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pickens 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
9 420
10 338
11 349
12 288

Pickens High School is a public high school of the Pickens 01 School District located in Pickens, SC. It has 1,395 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pickens High School is the 61st largest public high school in South Carolina and the 3,800th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.5 to 1.

Total Students: 1,395
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 75.3

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Pickens High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 707
(51%)
2,414
(48%)
 Male 688
(49%)
2,568
(52%)

Pickens High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,298
(93%)
4,130
(83%)
 Black 39
(3%)
352
(7%)
 Two or More 28
(2%)
189
(4%)
 Hispanic 25
(2%)
231
(5%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
67
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Pickens High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 874
(63%)
3,127
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 443
(32%)
1,573
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(6%)
282
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pickens High School is ranked 103rd out of 259 ranked schools in South Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pickens High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.3%) is lower than the state average of 53.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Pickens High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1441
2006 1460
2007 1465
2008 1454
2009 1484
2010 1467
2011 1387
2012 1411
2013 1406
2014 1371
2015 1395

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.5
2006 15.2
2007 18
2008 17.4
2009 20.5
2010 19.6
2011 18.1
2012 18.1
2013 17.8
2014 17.8
2015 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37196391394865
2006 0.31438356164384
2007 0.3221843003413
2008 0.34319119669876
2009 0.38948787061995
2010 0.3626448534424
2011 0.36481614996395
2012 0.39617292700213
2013 0.37055476529161
2014 0.37563822027717
2015 0.37347670250896

Compare Pickens High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,489.4% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Pickens High School
Pickens, SC
Public 09 - 12 1,395 18.5:1  
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Private PK - 12 89 8:1 13 miles
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Powdersville High School
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Public 09 - 12 830 20.3:1 14 miles
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Private PK - 12 98 8:1 15 miles
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