Fred P Hamilton Career Center is located in Seneca, SC and is one of 5 high schools in Oconee School District. It is a voc/tech school that serves 830 students in grades 9-12.
Vocational schools are public schools that offer instruction in skilled trades such as mechanics, carpentry, plumbing, and construction in order to provide practical experience and job training. Vocational schools are usually at the secondary, or high school, level.
Fred P Hamilton Career Center made AYP in 2007. 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 Fred P Hamilton Career Center's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2006)
In 2006, Fred P Hamilton Career Center had 44% 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 Oconee spends $9,647 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 57% on instruction, 38% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Oconee District
In 2006, Fred P Hamilton Career Center had 30 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The South Carolina average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.