Socastee Elementary School

4950 Socastee Blvd,

Myrtle Beach, SC, 29588-

Tel: (843)650-2606
Grades: PK-5

667 students

Socastee Elementary School serves 667 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% 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 667 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 667 students
Socastee Elementary School Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Socastee Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1998-2012)
Students by Grade Socastee Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more 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 14:1 16:1
Socastee Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1998-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Socastee Elementary School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
32%
7%
Socastee Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
16%
37%
Socastee Elementary School Black (1999-2012)
White
45%
52%
Socastee Elementary School White (1999-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Socastee Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Socastee Elementary 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.
0.67 0.59
Socastee Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2012)
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.
77%
51%
Socastee Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Socastee Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 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 Beach Socastee High School
    Magnet School
    4900 Socastee Blvd
    Myrtle Beach , SC , 29588
    (843)293-2513
    Magnet School
    0.2  mi  |  1540  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Myrtle Beach Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Forestbrook Elementary School
    4000 Panthers Parkway
    Myrtle Beach , SC , 29579
    (843)236-8100
    2.4  mi  |  915  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Myrtle Beach Burgess Elementary School
    9645 Scipio Ln
    Myrtle Beach , SC , 29588
    (843)650-4600
    2.6  mi  |  631  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Myrtle Beach Forestbrook Middle School
    4430 Gator Ln
    Myrtle Beach , SC , 29588
    (843)236-7300
    3.1  mi  |  1043  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Myrtle Beach Palmetto Bays Elementary School
    8900 Hwy 544
    Myrtle Beach , SC , 29588
    (843)236-6200
    3.6  mi  |  531  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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