Beaufort High School is located in Beaufort, SC and is one of 6 high schools in Beaufort School District. It is a magnet school that serves 1606 students in grades 9-12.
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
Beaufort High School did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of South Carolina in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Beaufort High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Beaufort High School had 40% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. South Carolina had 54% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Beaufort spends $10,149 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 58% on instruction, 38% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Beaufort District
In 2011, Beaufort High School had 17 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The South Carolina average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For South Carolina, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2011 Palmetto Achievement Challenge Tests (PACT) Results and High School Assessment Program (HSAP) Results for all subjects tested.more...