Conway High School

Conway High School serves 1,521 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Conway High School operates within the Horry 01 School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 1521 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,521 students
Conway High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Conway High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Conway High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Conway High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Conway High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Conway High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
37%
35%
Conway High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
58%
52%
Conway High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Conway High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Conway High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.53 0.41
Conway High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
51%
Conway High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Conway High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,943 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,259 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,278 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Horry 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
8
Number of Students Managed 40,943 4,192
Horry 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 67%
Horry 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $463 MM $38 MM
Horry 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $426 MM $39 MM
Horry 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,259 $9,366
Horry 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,278 $9,666
Horry 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Hcs Early College High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Whittemore Park Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Academy Of Hope Charter (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ConwayWhittemore Park Middle School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 651 students1808 Rhue St
    ConwaySC 29527
    (843)488-0669
    1.46-8651
  • ConwayConway Middle School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 616 students1104 Elm St
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)488-6040
    1.56-8616
  • ConwayAcademy Of Hope Charter
    Charter School
    1.8 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 129 students3521 Juniper Bay Rd
    ConwaySC 29527
    (843)995-4861
    1.8KG-6129
  • ConwayHomewood Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 637 students108 North Clemson Circle
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)365-2512
    1.9PK-5637
  • ConwayConway Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 616 students1101 Snowhill Dr
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)488-0696
    2PK-5616

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