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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 154 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Teachers: All of the AP teachers are great.

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On Academics: Best in the area for academic work.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Some steps need to be taken to improve things.

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On Educational Outcomes: Your life is what you make of it.

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On Overall Experience: Overall things are very good.

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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 154 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:
1730

Based on 64 students surveyed
Math
590
Verbal
580
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 are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 33% Safety
  • 33% Education
  • 27% Sports
  • 7% The Discovery Magnet Program. Do it.

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 44% Find a way to balance academics/activites
  • 33% Learn good study habits
  • 11% Stay focused on your studies
  • 11% Know who you are, and stay true to yourself.

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 45% Sometimes it can be a little too strict
  • 36% Dress code/ detention hours
  • 9% It lacks a focus on fine arts
  • 9% Lack of direction from administration (principal)

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 57% Excellent
  • 29% Diversity
  • 14% Lost in the crowd

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 57% Yes
  • 21% Not sure.
  • 21% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 9 responses

  • 78% How much education is stressed
  • 11% The student bodies diversity
  • 11% Lack if identity

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%