Ninety Six High School Direction and Beliefs

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NSHS Direction

IMPACTING STUDENTS TO CHANGE THE WORLD


NSHS  BELIEFS


  • CHILDREN ARE OUR FIRST PRIORITY IN ALL DECISION-MAKING PROCESSES.
  • ALL CHILDREN SHOULD HAVE EQUAL ACCESS TO A QUALITY EDUCATION ADDRESSING THEIR INDIVIDUAL NEEDS. 
  • CHILDREN DESERVE THE SERVICES OF HIGHLY QUALIFIED INSTRUCTIONAL AND SUPPORT SERVICE PERSONNEL. 
  • STUDENTS BENEFIT FROM A SAFE, ORDERLY FACILITY WHERE A LEARNING ENVIRONMENT OF MUTUAL RESPECT FOR DIVERSITY THRIVES. 
  • STAKEHOLDER INVOLVEMENT FROM PARENTS, COMMUNITY, AND BUSINESSES PARTNERSHIPS ENSURES STUDENT SUCCESS. 
  • ALL STUDENTS WILL LEARN TO READ ON GRADE LEVEL BY THE END OF THIRD GRADE AND FROM FOURTH GRADE TO HIGH SCHOOL READ TO LEARN CONTENT REQUIRED TO BE COLLEGE AND CAREER READY AS REQUIRED IN SOUTH CAROLINA READ TO SUCCEED LEGISLATION. 
  • STUDENTS WILL BE COLLEGE AND CAREER READY WHEN GRADUATING FROM HIGH SCHOOL. 
  • EACH DISTRICT EMPLOYEE IS A VALUABLE ASSET IN EDUCATING CHILDREN.
  • STUDENTS LEARN BEST WHEN THEY FEEL VALUED AND THEIR NEEDS ARE MET.

Overview

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Ninety Six High School was built in August 2012.

The present student population is 448 with a faculty of 40 members.

School administration consists of a principal, two asst. principals & two guidance counselors. 

NSHS is classified by S.C. High School League as 2-A school.  

 

 Ninety Six High School was awarded the Palmetto Gold Award for Academic Achievement for 2012-2013, 2011-2012, 2010-2011, 2008-2009, 2007-2008, 2006-2007, and 2005-2006. U.S. News & World Reports ranked Ninety Six High School as one of America's Best High Schools in 2012, 2010, 2008, and 2007. Selected as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2009 as one of five South Carolina schools chosen for academic superiority and for demonstrating dramatic gains in student achievement. 

Ninety Six High School Alma Mater

We hail thee Ninety Six And sing thy high praise With loyal devotion, remember the days, Since proudly we sought thee, thy children to be; Here's a health Ninety Six High Forever to thee... Since pilgrims of learning we entered thy halls, And found dearest comrades in thy classic walls. We've honored and loved thee, as sons faithfully; Here's a health Ninety Six High Forever to thee...