School Details

Whitmire Community School (High)

2597 Sc Hwy 66, Whitmire, SC 29178
(803) 694-3400
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-12 245 students 20 students/teacher (SC avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

59%
65%
70%
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70%
74%
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70%
74%
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66%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS 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 the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Newberry 01 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

65%
69%
71%
43%
71%
72%
62%
73%
75%
43%
71%
69%
62%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS 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 the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Newberry 01 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

53%
64%
70%
58%
68%
69%
63%
75%
75%
37%
69%
71%
61%
68%
74%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS 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 the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Newberry 01 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

93%
85%
91%
93%
84%
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
  • Newberry 01 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

63%
86%
86%
81%
67%
80%
67%
72%
77%
48%
46%
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
  • Newberry 01 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Whitmire Community School (High) is a public high school in Whitmire. The principal of Whitmire Community School (High) is James Suber. 245 students go to Whitmire Community School (High) and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 61% of the 245 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Whitmire Community School (High) is 20:1. Newberry High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 77% 48%
Black, non-Hispanic 20% 37%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Hispanic 1% 12%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0%
Asian 0.4% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 61% 65%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (8 years ago)

    Great place to educate your children. The teaching staff has been outstanding and the discipline problem is fairly low. These are good students. It's a community that works well together. Great Job Whitmire Community School

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