PROFICIENCY 85% 82% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #1 of 9 in York 01
  • Ranked #1 of 8 in York
  • Ranked #78 of 1248 in South Carolina
Proficiency Averages
46%York 01
45%York
46%South Carolina

York Comprehensive High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "York 01" in York, SC. There are a total of 1,577 students and 81 teachers at York Comprehensive High, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 709 free lunch students and 127 reduced lunch students.

York Comprehensive High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 84.5%, which is 82% higher than the South Carolina average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1577
Teachers80.8
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch709
Reduced lunch127

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment115
Taking some courses115
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses80
Passing no courses21

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At York Comprehensive High, there are a total of 115 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 115 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All88%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School88%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All81%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School81%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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York Comprehensive High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictSouth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 72.9% 69.8% 52.7% 51.1%
African American 18.4% 17.6% 34.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.7% 0.9% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.7% 7.4% 7.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.1% 1.0% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.1% 3.3% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Cotton Belt Elementary42%1.8York, SC
Hunter Street Elementary42%2.1York, SC
Harold C. Johnson Elementary32%2.4York, SC
York Intermediate47%3.5York, SC
York Middle School36%3.7York, SC
Jefferson Elementary37%3.9York, SC
Larne Elementary48%4.9Clover, SC
Clover High91%5.8Clover, SC
Clover Middle School52%5.9Clover, SC
Kinard Elementary42%6.1Clover, SC
Griggs Road Elementary64%6.8Clover, SC
Bethel Elementary60%7.5Clover, SC

York demographics profile

StatisticYorkSouth CarolinaNational
Population4284,834,605318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)25614891
Median age42.038.837.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%56%55%
Speak English99%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Education level achieved in York

IndexYorkSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade72.4%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school68.9%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college38.5%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.0%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.6%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters5.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%
Source: The York Comprehensive High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.