Aiken High School

449 Rutland Dr, Aiken, SC 29801 | (803) 641-2500
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,529
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,529 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 449 Rutland Drive, Aiken, SC 29801
  • Principal or Admin: Garen Cofer
  • Fax: (803) 641-2501
  • Website: www.aiken.k12.sc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,529
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 87.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 749 (49.0%)
  • Females: 775 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 83 (5.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 769 (50.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 852 (55.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Aiken High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.3%
Black69945.7%
Asian100.7%
Hispanic442.9%
White76750.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Aiken High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade45629.8%
10th Grade38024.9%
11th Grade36223.7%
12th Grade33121.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 42%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:58%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $45,459
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Aiken High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,48222%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,65978%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Aiken High School

  • Reviewed by Teacher on February 13, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ranked in the top five percent of the nation's high schools by Newsweek, Aiken High School - www.ahshornets.org - is a comprehensive secondary school located in Aiken, South Carolina.

    A dedicated faculty seeks daily to meet the needs of about 1,700 students.Our program is strong and varied. It includes vocational training with an academic emphasis.

    Many upper level courses are offered for AP credit. Aiken High also provides the IB diploma for students who meet that program's rigorous demands.

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