Socastee Elementary School

Socastee Elementary School serves 747 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Socastee Elementary School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 747 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 747 students
Socastee Elementary School Total Students (1998-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Socastee Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1998-2013)
Students by Grade Socastee Elementary School 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 0.68 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
Socastee Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1998-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Socastee Elementary School Asian (1999-2013)
Hispanic
32%
7%
Socastee Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2013)
Black
19%
36%
Socastee Elementary School Black (1999-2013)
White
43%
52%
Socastee Elementary School White (1999-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Socastee Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.68 0.41
Socastee Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2013)
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.
75%
52%
Socastee Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2013)
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%
7%
Socastee Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

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
Horry 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $444 MM $37 MM
District Spending $451 MM $43 MM
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Socastee High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Forestbrook Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forestbrook Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Myrtle BeachSocastee High School
    4900 Socastee Blvd
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)293-2513
    0.2 mi | 1475 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Myrtle Beach Forestbrook Elementary School
    4000 Panthers Parkway
    Myrtle BeachSC 29579
    (843)236-8100
    2.4 mi | 918 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Myrtle BeachBurgess Elementary School
    9645 Scipio Ln
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)650-4600
    2.6 mi | 641 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • 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 BeachForestbrook Middle School
    4430 Gator Ln
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)236-7300
    3.1 mi | 1070 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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