Branchville High School

1349 Dorange Rd, Branchville, SC 29432 | (803) 274-8875
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 309
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 188, Branchville, SC 29432
  • Principal or Admin: George Benton
  • Fax: (803) 274-8645
  • Website: www.orangeburg4.com
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: 309
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 159 (51.5%)
  • Females: 150 (48.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (9.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 138 (44.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 166 (53.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Branchville High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black9631.1%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White21368.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Branchville High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade4815.5%
8th Grade5517.8%
9th Grade5718.4%
10th Grade5116.5%
11th Grade4313.9%
12th Grade5517.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 35%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:65%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 20 Years
  • Average Salary: $46,688
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Branchville High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,75594%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Branchville High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 03, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Hi. I have a friend who found a school ring, and wants to return it to it's owner. The problem is, the ring dates to 1942.

    Can You help?

    thanks, fred
  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 14, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • a lovely school to attend, so much to learn from. the whole school is like a big family. smart teachers that are always taking the time to help the students.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Branchville High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on HSAP and PASS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

HSAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201086.7%82.4%85.9%
200978.6%78.6%84.6%
 
Math Test
201075.5%75.3%81.7%
200980.9%70.0%79.6%
 

PASS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201059.1%73.0%63.3%
200958.5%75.3%69.4%
 
Math Test
201071.4%62.1%67.0%
200981.5%61.1%69.5%
 
Science Test
201065.3%68.0%73.3%
200970.4%63.0%71.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201044.8%50.7%62.0%
200955.5%49.8%60.3%
 
Writing Test
201068.1%57.8%69.7%
200981.1%64.4%70.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201068.5%76.8%66.7%
200975.0%82.4%71.4%
 
Math Test
201075.4%57.5%63.4%
200959.1%49.9%62.6%
 
Science Test
201079.3%68.7%67.7%
200943.4%55.5%62.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201064.3%60.3%68.8%
200966.7%59.4%69.6%
 
Writing Test
201076.8%67.2%71.9%
200973.9%61.6%68.1%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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