School Details

Denmark Olar High School

197 Viking Circle, Denmark, SC 29042
(803) 793-3307
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 267 students 14 students/teacher (SC avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

82%
82%
91%
75%
75%
84%

High School Assessment Program (HSAP)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the High School Assessment Program (HSAP) to test grade 10 students in English/Language Arts and Math. The HSAP is a high school graduation requirement. The HSAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficiency level 2.
  • This school in 2013
  • Bamberg 02 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

85%
92%
86%
51%
51%
80%
55%
63%
77%
43%
43%
67%
50%
50%
95%
44%
44%
57%

End-of-Course Examination Program (EOCEP)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the End-of-Course Examination Program (EOCEP) to test middle and high school sutdents in Algebra 1, Biology 1, English 1, and US History and Government. The EOCEP provides tests in high school core courses and for courses taken in middle school for high school credit.The EOCEP is a standards-based test program, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score a C or above.
  • This school in 2013
  • Bamberg 02 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Denmark Olar High School is a public high school in Denmark. The principal of Denmark Olar High School is David Yates, who can be contacted at dyates@bamberg2.k12.sc.us. 267 students attend Denmark Olar High School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 89% of the 267 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Denmark Olar High School is 14:1. Bamberg-Ehrhardt High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 96% 95%
Hispanic 3% 3%
White, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
Multiracial 0.4% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 92%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    This school can be a better school if we could only get the principal and the teachers to work as a team and focus on the students and not their paycheck

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Overall score

(based on 10 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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