Horry County School District

  • 1605 HORRY ST
  • CONWAY, SC 29528
  • (843) 488-6717
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate--
Dropout Rate6.2%3.9%
Per Pupil Spending$9,604$9,155
Students Per Teacher14.814.4
Number of Schools49-
Number of Students37,948-
Number of (FTE) Teachers2,560-

District Test Scores

HSAP - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201088.0%85.9%
200987.5%84.6%
 
Math Test
201085.5%81.7%
200985.3%79.6%
 
PASS - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201037.9%46.1%
200945.1%53.6%
 
Math Test
201077.0%70.0%
200973.6%67.0%
 
Science Test
201061.6%55.7%
200966.7%61.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201078.9%73.2%
200977.6%74.4%
 
Writing Test
201077.6%71.0%
200976.4%68.9%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201056.3%62.3%
200955.4%63.6%
 
Math Test
201082.6%76.7%
200985.3%76.8%
 
Science Test
201074.7%69.2%
200975.2%68.7%
 
Social Studies Test
201082.1%76.1%
200985.8%79.8%
 
Writing Test
201077.9%72.2%
200979.0%70.1%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201056.0%63.3%
200961.8%64.8%
 
Math Test
201077.9%71.3%
200979.0%73.5%
 
Science Test
201069.6%66.0%
200971.5%68.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201071.3%66.1%
200976.1%70.0%
 
Writing Test
201080.3%74.5%
200977.4%73.2%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201060.8%64.7%
200966.2%68.0%
 
Math Test
201075.4%70.3%
200976.5%70.3%
 
Science Test
201063.8%60.9%
200965.6%63.9%
 
Social Studies Test
201081.3%79.4%
200980.9%79.6%
 
Writing Test
201074.7%71.9%
200975.4%70.3%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201061.8%63.3%
200966.4%69.4%
 
Math Test
201070.1%67.0%
200972.2%69.5%
 
Science Test
201077.2%73.3%
200974.3%71.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201064.5%62.0%
200960.0%60.3%
 
Writing Test
201073.9%69.7%
200972.7%70.1%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201064.4%66.7%
200965.7%71.4%
 
Math Test
201067.8%63.4%
200970.9%62.6%
 
Science Test
201070.3%67.7%
200970.4%62.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201069.5%68.8%
200973.9%69.6%
 
Writing Test
201073.3%71.9%
200975.6%68.1%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment37,94814.8
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students1,246
Kindergarten Students2,897
1st Grade Students2,845
2nd Grade Students2,941
3rd Grade Students2,975
4th Grade Students2,999
5th Grade Students2,774
6th Grade Students2,747
7th Grade Students2,729
8th Grade Students2,724
9th Grade Students3,122
10th Grade Students2,873
11th Grade Students2,641
12th Grade Students2,277
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native219
Asian or Pacific Islander608
Hispanic2,708
Black (Non-Hispanic)8,819
White (Non-Hispanic)24,982
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male19,134
Female18,202

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers2,56014.8
Prekindergarten Teachers66-
Kindergarten Teachers112-
Elementary Teachers1,551-
Secondary Teachers832-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides690
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors40
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors93
Elementary53
Secondary40
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians54
Library Support Staff26
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff371
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators31
LEA Administrative Support Staff1
School Administrators138
School Administrative Support Staff-
Student Support Services180
Other Support Services Staff22

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$444,197,000-
Total Local Revenues$243,124,00054.7%
Property Tax$202,701,00045.6%
All Other Taxes$1,033,0000.2%
Cities and Counties$5,420,0001.2%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$112,0000.03%
School Lunch$5,974,0001.3%
District Activity Receipts$6,641,0001.5%
Rents and Royalties$66,0000.01%
Sale of Property$6,920,0001.6%
Interest Earnings$7,231,0001.6%
Fines and Forfeits$1,0000.00%
Private Contributions$311,0000.07%
Miscellaneous$6,714,0001.5%
Total State Revenues$167,880,00037.8%
General Formula Assistance$39,837,0009.0%
Staff Improvement Programs$33,315,0007.5%
Special Education Programs$11,117,0002.5%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$6,323,0001.4%
Gifted and Talented Programs$2,444,0000.6%
Vocational Education Programs$9,145,0002.1%
School Lunch Programs$18,0000.00%
Transportation Programs$2,507,0000.6%
Other Programs$53,128,00012.0%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$10,046,0002.3%
Total Federal Revenues$33,193,0007.5%
Through State - Title I$9,884,0002.2%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$8,340,0001.9%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,364,0000.3%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$168,0000.04%
Through State - Title V, Part A$59,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$616,0000.1%
Through State - Bilingual Education$270,0000.06%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$10,192,0002.3%
Through State - Other$357,0000.08%
Non-Specified$1,943,0000.4%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$357,255,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$210,753,00059.0%
Total Support Services Expenditures$128,594,00036.0%
Student Support$28,897,0006.5%
Instructional Staff Support$17,393,0003.9%
General Administration Support$1,406,0000.3%
School Administration Support$19,140,0004.3%
Operation and Maintenance Support$30,887,0007.0%
Student Transportation Support$20,629,0004.6%
Other Support Services$10,242,0002.3%
Total Other Expenditures$17,908,0005.0%
Food Services$17,875,0004.0%
Enterprise Operations$33,0000.01%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate -
Total Diploma Count -
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-126606.2%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Horry County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 49
  • Students: 37,948
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 2,560
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ACADEMY FOR ARTS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
895 International Dr
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 9-12
- -

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AYNOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
516 Jordanville Rd
Aynor, SC
Public | PK-5
698 17.0

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AYNOR HIGH SCHOOL
201 Jordanville Rd
Aynor, SC
Public | 9-12
702 15.6

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AYNOR MIDDLE SCHOOL
400 Frye Rd
Galivants Ferry, SC
Public | 6-8
574 15.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
BLACKWATER MIDDLE SCHOOL
900 East Cox Ferry Rd
Conway, SC
Public | 6-8
665 14.3

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BRIDGEWATER ACADEMY (CHARTER)
315 Bush Dr
Myrtle Beach, SC
Charter | KG-8
143 11.0

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BURGESS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
9645 Scipio Ln
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-5
618 16.3

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CAROLINA FOREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2004
285 Carolina Forest Blvd
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-5
968 17.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
CAROLINA FOREST HIGH SCHOOL
700 Gardner Lacy Rd
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 9-12
1,958 19.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
CONWAY ELEMENTARY / PRIMARY SCHOOL
1101 Snowhill Dr
Conway, SC
Public | PK-5
813 22.6

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CONWAY HIGH SCHOOL
2301 Church St
Conway, SC
Public | 9-12
1,577 14.0

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CONWAY MIDDLE SCHOOL
1104 Elm St
Conway, SC
Public | 6-8
687 16.8

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DAISY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2801 Red Bluff Rd
Loris, SC
Public | PK-5
562 14.8

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EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL
2050 Hwy 501 East
Conway, SC
Public | 9-12
97 97.0

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FORESTBROOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4000 Panther Parkway
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-5
829 17.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
FORESTBROOK MIDDLE SCHOOL
4430 Gator Ln
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 6-8
1,072 16.0

3.5 out of 5
4 Reviews
GREEN SEA FLOYDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5000 Tulip Grove Rd
Green Sea, SC
Public | PK-5
643 14.8

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GREEN SEA FLOYDS HIGH SCHOOL
4990 Tulip Grove Rd
Green Sea, SC
Public | 6-12
619 11.9

4 out of 5
5 Reviews
HOMEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
108 North Clemson Circle
Conway, SC
Public | PK-5
620 14.1

1 out of 5
1 Review
KINGSTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4580 Hwy 472
Conway, SC
Public | PK-5
630 15.5

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LAKEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1675 Hwy 396
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-5
741 16.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
LORIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
901 Hwy 9 Business East
Loris, SC
Public | PK-5
774 14.0

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LORIS HIGH SCHOOL
301 Loris Lions Rd
Loris, SC
Public | 9-12
843 16.2

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LORIS MIDDLE SCHOOL
5209 Hwy 66
Loris, SC
Public | 6-8
625 13.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
MIDLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009
3011 Nichols Hwy
Galivants Ferry, SC
Public | PK-5
498 17.2

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MYRTLE BEACH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
620 29th Ave North
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 2-3
668 15.5

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MYRTLE BEACH HIGH SCHOOL
3302 Robert M. Grissom Parkway
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 9-12
1,246 17.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
MYRTLE BEACH INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
3301 Oak St
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 4-5
595 16.5

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MYRTLE BEACH MIDDLE SCHOOL
950 Seahawk Way
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 6-8
811 15.2

4.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
MYRTLE BEACH PRIMARY SCHOOL
612 29th Ave North
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-1
844 15.1

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NO. MYRTLE BEACH MIDDLE SCHOOL
11240 Hwy 90
Little River, SC
Public | 6-8
1,003 16.4

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NORTH MYRTLE BEACH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1283 Hwy 57 South
Little River, SC
Public | 2-3
700 16.1

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NORTH MYRTLE BEACH HIGH SCHOOL
3750 Sea Mountain Hwy
Little River, SC
Public | 9-12
1,337 18.2

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NORTH MYRTLE BEACH INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
700 Sandridge Rd
Little River, SC
Public | 4-5
689 18.1

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NORTH MYRTLE BEACH PRIMARY SCHOOL
901 11th Ave North
North Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-1
796 17.9

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OCEAN BAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
950 International Dr
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-5
1,034 17.5

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OCEAN BAY MIDDLE SCHOOL
905 International Dr
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 6-8
895 15.2

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PALMETTO BAYS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
8900 Hwy 544
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-5
665 14.8

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PEE DEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6555 Hwy 134
Conway, SC
Public | PK-5
730 16.2

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SAINT JAMES HIGH SCHOOL
10800 Hwy 707
Murrells Inlet, SC
Public | 9-12
1,343 17.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
SEASIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1605 Woodland Dr
Garden City, SC
Public | PK-5
703 16.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
SOCASTEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4950 Socastee Blvd
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-5
697 17.0

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SOCASTEE HIGH SCHOOL
4900 Socastee Blvd
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 9-12
1,443 17.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
SOUTH CONWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3001 4th Ave
Conway, SC
Public | PK-5
601 13.7

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ST. JAMES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
9711 St James Rd
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | PK-5
775 18.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
ST. JAMES MIDDLE SCHOOL
9775 St James Rd
Myrtle Beach, SC
Public | 6-8
1,051 15.7

4.5 out of 5
6 Reviews
THE ACADEMY FOR TECHNOLOGY AND ACADEMICS
5639 Hwy 701 North
Conway, SC
Public | 9-12
- -

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WACCAMAW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
251 Claridy Rd
Conway, SC
Public | PK-5
679 15.4

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WHITTEMORE PARK MIDDLE SCHOOL
1808 Rhue St
Conway, SC
Public | 6-8
529 12.0

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