Forestbrook Middle School

Forestbrook Middle School serves 1,070 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Forestbrook Middle School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1070 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,070 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 16:1 15:1
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
10%
7%
Black
9%
36%
White
73%
52%
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.45 0.41
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.
49%
52%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 41,625 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Horry 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
7
Number of Students Managed 41,625 4,140
District Total Revenue $444 MM $37 MM
District Spending $451 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,707 $9,170
District Spending / Student $11,896 $10,604
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (palm) (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blackwater Middle School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forestbrook Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Myrtle Beach Forestbrook Elementary School
    4000 Panthers Parkway
    Myrtle BeachSC 29579
    (843)236-8100
    0.7 mi | 918 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Myrtle BeachPalmetto Bays Elementary School
    8900 Hwy 544
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)236-6200
    2.3 mi | 589 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Myrtle BeachPalmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (palm)
    Charter School
    136 Rodeo Dr
    Myrtle BeachSC 29579
    (843)903-6600
    Charter School

    2.6 mi | 59 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Myrtle BeachCoastal Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    4513 Hwy 17 Bypass
    Myrtle BeachSC 29577
    (803)734-8322
    Charter School

    2.7 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Myrtle BeachBridgewater Academy Charter
    Charter School
    191 River Landing Blvd
    Myrtle BeachSC 29579
    (843)236-3689
    Charter School

    2.8 mi | 133 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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