Loris Elementary School

Loris Elementary School serves 709 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Loris Elementary School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 709 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 709 students
Loris Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Loris Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Loris Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Loris Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 14:1 16:1
Loris Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
7%
7%
Loris Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
45%
35%
Loris Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
44%
52%
Loris Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Loris Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.60 0.41
Loris Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
68%
51%
Loris Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Loris Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Horry 01 School District's student population of 40,943 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,259 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's 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 (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $463 MM $38 MM
Horry 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $426 MM $39 MM
Horry 01 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,259 $9,366
Horry 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,278 $9,666
Horry 01 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Loris High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Loris Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daisy Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LorisLoris High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 788 students
    0.6 miles
    301 Loris Lions Rd
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)390-6800
    0.69-12788
  • LorisLoris Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 726 students
    1.2 miles
    5209 Hwy 66
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)756-2181
    1.26-8726
  • LorisDaisy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 586 students
    4.1 miles
    2801 Red Bluff Rd
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)756-5136
    4.1PK-5586
  • Tabor CityTabor City Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 229 students
    6.9 miles
    701 West Sixth St
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3637
    6.96-8229
  • Tabor CityTabor City Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    7 miles
    203 Stake Rd
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3618
    7PK-5403

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This is the best school I have ever went to and the teachers are nice and friendly but strict and the principals dont mess around.And the special areas are phenominal and fun. :)
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