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Buford High School

Lancaster, SC


Buford High School
4290 Tabernacle Road
Lancaster, SC  29720
Phone: 803-286-7068
Lancaster County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 576
Type: Regular School  
Buford High School

Buford High School


State Ranking

#112
Statewide High School Ranking: Buford High School is ranked #112 out of 198 of the best high schools in South Carolina (43rd percentile). Click the link to see all 198 high schools.


Overall, Buford High School is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Lancaster County, SC. Buford High School has an enrollment of approximately 576 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 84% - Buford High School
 86% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 84% - Buford High School
 86% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 16.3 39th 18
Math 17.6 39th 18.7
Reading 17.9 41st 19.4
Science 17.6 41st 18.9

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina senior in 2021 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Buford High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 63.7 73.5
Algebra 1 64.9 68.3
Biology 1 70.5 68.8


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 506
Math 489
Composite Score 995
SAT Participation Rate 47 %

Buford High had an average SAT score of 995 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #72 out of 213 SC high schools (66th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Buford High was 47% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 47% - This School
 68% - State Median (all schools)
 47% - This School
 68% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2018-2019 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for Buford High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Buford High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Buford Middle School 6 0.0 miles Lancaster, SC Regular 6-8
Buford Elementary School 9 0.1 miles Lancaster, SC Regular PK-5
A. R. Rucker Middle School 3 6.8 miles Lancaster, SC Regular 6-8
Prospect Elementary School 5 7.0 miles Monroe, NC Regular K-5
North Elementary School 6 8.7 miles Lancaster, SC Regular PK-5
Lancaster High School 2 8.8 miles Lancaster, SC Regular 9-12
South Middle School 3 9.5 miles Lancaster, SC Regular 6-8
Parkwood Middle School 6 9.6 miles Monroe, NC Regular 6-8
Parkwood High School 7 9.8 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-12
McDonald Green Elementary School 5 10.7 miles Lancaster, SC Regular PK-5
Erwin Elementary School 3 10.9 miles Lancaster, SC Regular PK-5
Heath Springs Elementary School 4 11.3 miles Heath Springs, SC Regular PK-5
Western Union Elementary School 9 11.9 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular PK-5
Van Wyck Elementary School 8 12.1 miles Lancaster, SC PK-5
Waxhaw Elementary School 6 12.4 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular PK-5
South Providence School 1 12.8 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular 6-12
Pageland Elementary School 1 13.0 miles Pageland, SC Regular 3-5
Andrew Jackson Middle School 4 13.0 miles Kershaw, SC Regular 6-8
Andrew Jackson High School 3 13.1 miles Kershaw, SC Regular 9-12
New Heights Middle School 1 14.3 miles Jefferson, SC Regular 6-8






 




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