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Emerald High School

Greenwood, SC


Emerald High School
150 Bypass 225
Greenwood, SC  29646
Phone: 864-941-5730
Greenwood County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 955
Type: Regular School  
Emerald High School

Emerald High School


State Ranking

#147
Statewide High School Ranking: Emerald High School is ranked #147 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (34th percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, Emerald High School is a 4-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Greenwood County, SC. Emerald High School has an enrollment of approximately 955 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 82% - Emerald High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 82% - Emerald High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 14.5 30th 16.6
Math 16.2 26th 17.8
Reading 16.4 35th 18.0
Science 17.1 37th 18.1
Writing 6.2 55th 5.9

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina 11th grader in 2017 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Emerald High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 58.5 71.4
Algebra 1 58.8 69.4
Biology 1 70.9 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 529
Math 503
Composite Score 1032
SAT Participation Rate 48 %

Emerald High had an average SAT score of 1032 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #82 out of 216 SC high schools (62nd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Emerald High was 48% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 63% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 63% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

 7% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 7% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

Teacher Absentee Rate

 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2016-2017 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for Emerald High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Emerald High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Lakeview Elementary School 6 1.3 miles Greenwood, SC Regular PK-5
Springfield Elementary School 4 2.8 miles Greenwood, SC Regular K-5
Westview Middle School 6 2.8 miles Greenwood, SC Regular 6-8
Greenwood High School 6 2.8 miles Greenwood, SC Regular 9-12
Mathews Elementary School 3 2.8 miles Greenwood, SC Regular PK-5
Pinecrest Elementary School 4 2.9 miles Greenwood, SC Regular K-5
Northside Middle School 4 3.6 miles Greenwood, SC Regular 6-8
Eleanor S. Rice Elementary School 4 3.6 miles Greenwood, SC Regular PK-5
Merrywood Elementary School 5 3.8 miles Greenwood, SC Regular PK-5
Woodfields Elementary School 4 4.7 miles Greenwood, SC Regular PK-5
Brewer Middle School 5 4.7 miles Greenwood, SC Regular 6-8
Hodges Elementary School 5 7.6 miles Hodges, SC Regular K-5
Ninety Six High School 6 9.5 miles Ninety Six, SC Regular 9-12
Edgewood Middle School 7 9.5 miles Ninety Six, SC Regular 6-8
Ninety Six Elementary School 7 10.1 miles Ninety Six, SC Regular 3-5
Abbeville High School 5 10.7 miles Abbeville, SC Regular 9-12
Westwood Elementary School 9 12.0 miles Abbeville, SC Regular 3-5
Wright Middle School 9 12.3 miles Abbeville, SC Regular 6-8
Ware Shoals High School 4 14.3 miles Ware Shoals, SC Regular 9-12
Ware Shoals Elementary Middle 6 14.6 miles Ware Shoals, SC Regular 5-8