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Lamar High School

Lamar, SC


Lamar High School
216 North Darlington Avenue
Lamar, SC  29069
Phone: 843-326-7500
Darlington County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 279
Type: Regular School  
Lamar High School

Lamar High School


Metro Area Ranking

#10
Metro Area High School Ranking: Lamar High School is ranked #10 out of 12 of the best high schools in Florence and surrounding areas (17th percentile). Cick the link to see all 12 high schools.


State Ranking

#172
Statewide High School Ranking: Lamar High School is ranked #172 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (23rd percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, Lamar High School is a 2-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Darlington County, SC. Lamar High School has an enrollment of approximately 279 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 > 95% - Lamar High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 > 95% - Lamar 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 13.1 15th 16.6
Math 16.3 28th 17.8
Reading 15.2 21st 18.0
Science 16.6 30th 18.1
Writing 6 48th 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 Lamar 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 65.4 71.4
Algebra 1 65.2 69.4
Biology 1 69.8 75.3


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 79% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 79% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

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

Teacher Absentee Rate

 2% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 2% - 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 Lamar High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Lamar 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
Spaulding Elementary School 4 0.6 miles Lamar, SC Regular 3-5
Spaulding Middle School 4 0.9 miles Lamar, SC Regular 6-8
Timmonsville High School 1 7.6 miles Timmonsville, SC Regular 9-12
Lee Central Middle School 1 9.3 miles Bishopville, SC Regular 6-8
Darlington Middle School 4 11.3 miles Darlington, SC Regular 6-8
Lower Lee Elementary School 1 11.7 miles Mayesville, SC Regular PK-5
John W. Moore Middle School 7 11.9 miles Florence, SC Regular 5-6
Lucy T. Davis Elementary School 7 11.9 miles Florence, SC Regular K-4
Hartsville Middle School 4 12.0 miles Hartsville, SC Regular 6-8
Brockington Elementary School 5 12.5 miles Darlington, SC Regular 3-5
Henry L. Sneed Middle School 5 12.8 miles Florence, SC Regular 7-8
Savannah Grove Elementary School 2 13.1 miles Effingham, SC Regular K-6
Washington St Elementary School 3 13.2 miles Hartsville, SC Regular 1-3
West Florence High School 6 13.2 miles Florence, SC Regular 9-12
Delmae Elementary School 7 13.4 miles Florence, SC Regular K-4
Mayo High School for Math, Science, and Technology 10 13.5 miles Darlington, SC Regular 9-12
Carolina Elementary School 10 13.6 miles Hartsville, SC Regular 1-5
Brunson-Dargan Elementary School 3 13.7 miles Darlington, SC Regular 3-5
West Hartsville Elementary School 3 13.7 miles Hartsville, SC Regular 4-5
St Johns Elementary School 2 13.7 miles Darlington, SC Regular PK-5