Pickens High School

111 Blue Flame Dr, Pickens, SC 29671 | (864) 878-8730
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,489
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 111 Blue Flame Drive, Pickens, SC 29671
  • Principal or Admin: Marion Lawson
  • Fax: (864) 898-5611
  • Website: www.pickens.k12.sc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,489
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 72.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 751 (50.4%)
  • Females: 733 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 137 (9.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 441 (29.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 578 (38.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Pickens High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.07%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Pickens High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade46531.2%
10th Grade37925.5%
11th Grade32922.1%
12th Grade31621.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 41%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:59%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,740
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Pickens High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$30,94715%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,24885%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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