Ware Shoals High School

56 South Greenwood Ave, Ware Shoals, SC 29692 | (864) 456-7923
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 525
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 56 S. Greenwood Avenue, Ware Shoals, SC 29692
  • Principal or Admin: Charles Mayfield
  • Fax: (864) 456-2959
  • Website: www.gwd51.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: 525
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 268 (51.0%)
  • Females: 257 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 54 (10.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 240 (45.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 294 (56.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ware Shoals High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ware Shoals High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade8416.0%
8th Grade9017.1%
9th Grade9618.3%
10th Grade7915.0%
11th Grade8015.2%
12th Grade9618.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 60%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:41%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,432
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Ware Shoals High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$30,66419%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,73081%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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