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Swansea High School

Swansea, SC


Swansea High School
500 East First Street
Swansea, SC  29160
Phone: 803-490-7007
Lexington County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 879
Type: Regular School  
Swansea High School

Swansea High School


Metro Area Ranking

#33
Metro Area High School Ranking: Swansea High School is ranked #33 out of 38 of the best high schools in Columbia and surrounding areas (13th percentile). Cick the link to see all 38 high schools.


State Ranking

#175
Statewide High School Ranking: Swansea High School is ranked #175 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (21st percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, Swansea 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 Lexington County, SC. Swansea High School has an enrollment of approximately 879 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 75% - Swansea High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 75% - Swansea 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 13.8 23rd 16.6
Math 15.6 17th 17.8
Reading 16.1 32nd 18.0
Science 16.5 29th 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 Swansea 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 42.3 71.4
Algebra 1 52.8 69.4
Biology 1 63.3 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 511
Math 489
Composite Score 1000
SAT Participation Rate 35 %

Swansea High had an average SAT score of 1000 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #97 out of 216 SC high schools (55th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Swansea High was 35% 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

 69% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 69% - 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

 6% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 6% - 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 Swansea High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Swansea 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
Frances F Mack Intermediate School 1 5.8 miles Gaston, SC Regular 5-6
Sandhills Middle School 1 5.9 miles Gaston, SC Regular 7-8
North Middle/High School 3 8.1 miles North, SC Regular 6-12
Forts Pond Elementary School 3 8.9 miles Pelion, SC Regular PK-5
Dover Elementary School 2 9.0 miles North, SC Regular PK-5
Pelion Middle School 3 9.1 miles Pelion, SC Regular 6-8
Pelion Elementary School 3 9.3 miles Pelion, SC Regular PK-5
Pelion High School 5 9.3 miles Pelion, SC Regular 9-12
Sandy Run School 4 10.2 miles Swansea, SC Regular PK-8
Herbert A Wood Elementary School 3 12.0 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 2-5
Pine Ridge Middle School 4 12.2 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 6-8
Congaree Elementary School 2 12.3 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 2-5
Saxe Gotha Elementary School 7 14.2 miles Lexington, SC Regular PK-5
White Knoll High School 6 14.3 miles Lexington, SC Regular 9-12
Carolina Springs Middle School 4 14.3 miles Lexington, SC Regular 6-8
Carolina Springs Elementary School 7 14.4 miles Lexington, SC Regular PK-5
R H Fulmer Middle School 7 14.8 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 6-8
Airport High School 5 14.8 miles West Columbia, SC Regular 9-12
Cyril B. Busbee Creative Arts Academy 3 14.9 miles Cayce, SC Regular 6-8
White Knoll Elementary School 6 15.2 miles West Columbia, SC Regular PK-5