The South Carolina State Department of Education has released the School Report Cards for the 2018-2019 school year and the news is EXCELLENT for Dreher.
Dreher received a rating of "EXCELLENT" on the 2018-2019 School Report Card!
A rating of EXCELLENT means that our school's performance "substantially exceeds the criteria to ensure all students meet the Profile of the SC Graduate."
Some highlights include our students' success on the End-of-Course Assessments. Our pass rates on all four tests exceeded state averages. (The percentages below are for the "four-year on-time graduation cohort.")
English I, 67.8% (200 out of 295) vs. 56.3% statewide
Algebra I, 65.2% (193/296) vs. 54.9% statewide
Biology, 60.9% (181/297) vs. 54.4% statewide
US History, 61.1% (160/262) vs. 47.7% statewide
Our on-time graduation rate was 86.8% compared to 81.1% statewide.
The average composite score of the 73.9% of graduating students taking the SAT was 1124, compared to the 57.2% statewide who scored an average of 1021.
Of the 849 Advanced Placement Exams given in May 2019, 76% were scored at 3 or higher.