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Spring Valley High School is a public, magnet school in Dentsville, SC. It has 2,070 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 131 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Overall Experience: I would go to Spring Valley if I had to do it all over. There are a variety of courses and activities offered and I feel safe there.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: The school provides topics on many types of possible challenges

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On Teachers: Most teachers are knowledgeable and consistent in grading, but some are more interesting than others

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On Administration & Policies: Administration seems to be involved in pretty much everything and policies are enforced

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On Academics: The teachers are well prepared and the workload appropriate. Sometimes it seems there is too much homework after working hard in school all day

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Spring Valley High School is a public, magnet school in Dentsville, SC. It has 2,070 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 131 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

74%

Test Performance

83
Spring Valley High School performed better than 83% of other schools on South Carolina math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1750

Based on 65 students surveyed
Math
600
Verbal
590
Writing
560

ACT:
26

Based on 31 students surveyed
Math
27
English
27
Reading
26
Science
25
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% Find a way to balance academics/activites
  • 20% Stay focused on your studies
  • 20% Learn good study habits

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 58% Yes
  • 25% Not sure.
  • 17% No

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 40% Sometimes it can be a little too strict
  • 40% Dress code/ detention hours
  • 20% It lacks a focus on fine arts

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 5 responses

  • 100% How much education is stressed

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
50.7%
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Female
49.3%
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Racial Diversity

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African American
52.0%
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White
36.4%
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Asian
6.2%
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Hispanic
4.1%
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Multiracial
1.1%
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Native American
0.1%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%