Loris High School

Loris High School serves 788 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 48%.
Loris 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 788 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 788 students
Loris High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Loris High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Loris High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Loris High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 15:1 16:1
Loris High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Loris High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
41%
35%
Loris High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
52%
52%
Loris High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Loris High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Loris 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.
0.56 0.41
Loris 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.
61%
51%
Loris 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.
6%
6%
Loris High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,942 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 40,942 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 South Columbus High School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Loris Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loris Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LorisLoris Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 709 students901 Hwy 9 Business East
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)390-6860
    0.6PK-5709
  • LorisLoris Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 726 students5209 Hwy 66
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)756-2181
    0.76-8726
  • LorisDaisy Elementary School
    3.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 586 students2801 Red Bluff Rd
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)756-5136
    3.5PK-5586
  • Tabor CityTabor City Elementary School
    7.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 403 students203 Stake Rd
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3618
    7.6PK-5403
  • Tabor CityTabor City Middle School
    7.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 229 students701 West Sixth St
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3637
    7.66-8229

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