Black Water Middle School

900 East Cox Ferry Rd,

Conway, SC, 29526-

Tel: (843)903-8440
Grades: 6-8

708 students

Black Water Middle School serves 708 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Black Water Middle School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 708 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 708 students
Black Water Middle School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Black Water Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Black Water Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Black Water Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Black Water Middle School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
9%
7%
Black Water Middle School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
23%
37%
Black Water Middle School Black (2007-2012)
White
61%
52%
Black Water Middle School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Black Water Middle School Sch Ethnicity Black Water Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.57 0.59
Black Water Middle School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
64%
51%
Black Water Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Black Water Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,601 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Horry 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
7
Number of Students Managed 40,601 3,608
Horry 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $444 MM $37 MM
Horry 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $451 MM $43 MM
Horry 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,707 $9,170
Horry 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,896 $10,604
Horry 01 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hcs Early College High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hcs Early College High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waccamaw Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Conway Hcs Early College High School
    Magnet School
    2050 Hwy 501 East
    Conway , SC , 29528
    (843)349-7102
    Magnet School
    1.5  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Conway Waccamaw Elementary School
    251 Claridy Rd
    Conway , SC , 29526
    (843)347-4684
    2.1  mi  |  813  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Myrtle Beach Carolina Forest High School
    700 Gardner Lacy Rd
    Myrtle Beach , SC , 29579
    (843)236-7797
    2.5  mi  |  1983  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Myrtle Beach Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Carolina Forest Elementary School
    285 Carolina Forest Blvd
    Myrtle Beach , SC , 29579
    (843)236-0001
    4  mi  |  972  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Conway Conway Elementary School
    1101 Snowhill Dr
    Conway , SC , 29526
    (843)488-0696
    4.2  mi  |  616  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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