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Strom Thurmond High School

Johnston, SC


Strom Thurmond High School
1131 Columbia Road
Johnston, SC  29832
Phone: 803-275-1768
Edgefield County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 782
Type: Regular School  
Strom Thurmond High School

Strom Thurmond High School


State Ranking

#96
Statewide High School Ranking: Strom Thurmond High School is ranked #96 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (57th percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, Strom Thurmond High School is a 6-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Edgefield County, SC. Strom Thurmond High School has an enrollment of approximately 782 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 83% - Strom Thurmond High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 83% - Strom Thurmond 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 15.8 45th 16.6
Math 18 52nd 17.8
Reading 16.8 40th 18.0
Science 18.1 51st 18.1
Writing 5.9 45th 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 Strom Thurmond 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 65.3 71.4
Algebra 1 65.7 69.4
Biology 1 77.0 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 547
Math 522
Composite Score 1069
SAT Participation Rate 36 %

Strom Thurmond High had an average SAT score of 1069 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #51 out of 216 SC high schools (76th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Strom Thurmond High was 36% 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

 59% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 59% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

 2% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 2% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

Teacher Absentee Rate

 4% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 4% - 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 Strom Thurmond High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Strom Thurmond 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
Johnston-Edgefield-Trenton Middle 5 0.3 miles Johnston, SC Regular 6-8
W E Parker Elementary School 7 3.6 miles Edgefield, SC Regular PK-5
Johnston Elementary School 3 3.9 miles Johnston, SC Regular PK-5
Douglas Elementary School 2 5.4 miles Trenton, SC Regular PK-5
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary 1 12.2 miles Ridge Spring, SC Regular PK-5
Ridge Spring-Monetta Middle High School 2 13.7 miles Monetta, SC Regular 6-12
Saluda Elementary School 4 14.4 miles Saluda, SC Regular 3-5
J D Lever Elementary School 4 15.6 miles Aiken, SC Regular PK-5
Byrd Elementary School 4 15.6 miles Graniteville, SC Regular K-5
Saluda High School 6 15.8 miles Saluda, SC Regular 9-12
Saluda Middle School 4 15.9 miles Saluda, SC Regular 6-8
Merriwether Middle School 7 16.8 miles North Augusta, SC Regular 6-8
Leavelle Mccampbell Middle School 3 16.9 miles Graniteville, SC Regular 6-8
Merriwether Elementary School 5 17.3 miles North Augusta, SC Regular PK-5
Aiken High School 7 18.0 miles Aiken, SC Regular 9-12
North Aiken Elementary 2 18.5 miles Aiken, SC Regular PK-5
Aiken Middle School 2 18.6 miles Aiken, SC Regular 6-8
Mossy Creek Elementary School 5 18.9 miles North Augusta, SC Regular PK-5
Schofield Middle School 4 19.2 miles Aiken, SC Regular 6-8
Midland Valley High School 5 19.5 miles Graniteville, SC Regular 9-12