Colleton County High School

1379 Mighty Cougar Dr, Walterboro, SC 29488 | (843) 538-2904
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,714
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2.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1379 Mighty Cougar Drive, Walterboro, SC 29488
  • Principal or Admin: Cliff Warren
  • Fax: (843) 538-8151
  • Website:
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: 1,714
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 94.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 824 (48.1%)
  • Females: 877 (51.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 148 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,052 (61.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,200 (70.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Colleton County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian140.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Colleton County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade70841.3%
10th Grade41924.4%
11th Grade33419.5%
12th Grade25314.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 51%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:50%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,674
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Colleton County High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,64020%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,29280%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 2.5

2.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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7 reviews for Colleton County High School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on March 22, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Colleton High School District sucks!
  • Reviewed by Student on September 18, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I've been taught at different schools throughout my childhood, and this is the WORST school I've ever attended; I have plenty of reasons to hate this pathetic excuse for a school. Reason #1: THE (...) DRESS CODE! This atrocious "uniform" policy is probably the main reason why I hate this school. IT DOESN'T WORK AT ALL. No matter what you people do, these guys are STILL gonna sag their pants. Also, the uniform make me look like a (...). Reason #2: THE STUPID I.D. POLICY. Only one thing can be said about this absurd policy: It's absolutely FUTILE. Reason #3: THE STUDENTS. Most of the students my sister and I met here are stupid, judgmental, immature, and most of all, RUDE. To all of the parents out there, I have one piece of advice: Home-schooling is WAY better than sending your child to this so-called school!
  • Reviewed by Student on July 28, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ok for one the teachers & the district is saying "oh this dress code/uniform is going to stop all the violence happening" this is BS! Yall think like this "uniform" is going to stop the guys from the sagging pants? that's a joke! Yall couldnt stop them before, whats uniform going to do? & for the less fortunate they have to go out and buy all these new clothes why not use the clothes from the last year? this is stupid! But thanks for making my parents go broke for buying these uniforms!
  • Reviewed by Student on November 19, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • why do u need a new high school? if you just build a new football feild and stuff. what i'm trying to say is you're just using money for nothing.look how long we had walterboro high school, its still holding up . JUST USE THE MONEY WISELY. THANK YOU
  • Reviewed by Student on June 19, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is boring and we really don't need uniforms and oh by the way.....the ID policy is so stupid! People who don't even go to the school could come in and buy a temp and then do something bad. I don't call that safe mr.Parent/Guardien who commented in 08.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 27, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a large, safe, diverse, and exceptional school to attend.

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