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Airport High School

West Columbia, SC


Airport High School
1315 Boston Avenue
West Columbia, SC  29170
Phone: 803-822-5600
Lexington County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,347
Type: Regular School  
Airport High School

Airport High School


Metro Area Ranking

#22
Metro Area High School Ranking: Airport High School is ranked #22 out of 38 of the best high schools in Columbia and surrounding areas (42nd percentile). Cick the link to see all 38 high schools.


State Ranking

#111
Statewide High School Ranking: Airport High School is ranked #111 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (50th percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, Airport High School is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Lexington County, SC. Airport High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,347 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 88% - Airport High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 88% - Airport 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 15.6 43rd 16.6
Math 17 38th 17.8
Reading 17.1 44th 18.0
Science 17.6 44th 18.1
Writing 6.1 52nd 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 Airport 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 65.1 71.4
Algebra 1 60.3 69.4
Biology 1 73.5 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 536
Math 497
Composite Score 1033
SAT Participation Rate 24 %

Airport High had an average SAT score of 1033 (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 Airport High was 24% 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

 62% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 62% - 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 Airport High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Airport 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.

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School
Type
 
Grades
Served
R H Fulmer Middle School 7 0.2 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 6-8
Springdale Elementary School 7 1.4 miles West Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
B C No 1 Elementary School 4 2.5 miles West Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Pine Ridge Middle School 4 2.7 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 6-8
Herbert A Wood Elementary School 3 2.9 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 2-5
Congaree Elementary School 2 3.1 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 2-5
Cyril B. Busbee Creative Arts Academy 3 3.2 miles Cayce, SC Regular 6-8
Pineview Elementary School 5 3.4 miles West Columbia, SC Regular K-5
B C Sr High School 6 3.5 miles Cayce, SC Regular 9-12
Northside Middle School 6 3.5 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 6-8
Saluda River Academy for the Arts 5 3.6 miles West Columbia, SC Regular K-5
Oak Grove Elementary School 8 3.9 miles Lexington, SC Regular PK-5
White Knoll Elementary School 6 4.8 miles West Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
White Knoll Middle School 5 4.9 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 6-8
Meadow Glen Middle School 9 5.1 miles Lexington, SC Regular 6-8
Meadow Glen Elementary School 8 5.2 miles Lexington, SC Regular K-5
St Andrews Middle School 2 5.3 miles Columbia, SC Regular 6-8
Rhame Elementary School 4 5.4 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
Logan Elementary School 2 5.4 miles Columbia, SC Regular PK-5
River Bluff High School 9 5.9 miles Lexington, SC Regular 9-12