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7/10
James F. Byrnes High School
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in South Carolina. Students here have above average college readiness measures, and this school has about average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

Academics

Test scores

Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Subject
% Proficient
Biology 1/Applied Biology 2
86%
State avg: 76%
US History and Government
77%
State avg: 71%
Algebra 1/Mathematics for the Technologies 2
87%
State avg: 82%

Equity

5/10

Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment

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Student demographics

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White
64%
Black
22%
Hispanic
7%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%

Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
408 :1
State avg: 434 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
87%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood

150 East Main Street
Duncan, SC 29334
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