Loris Elementary School

Loris Elementary School serves 737 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Loris Elementary School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 737 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 737 students
Loris Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Loris Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Loris 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 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Loris Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Loris Elementary School Asian (2003-2012)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Loris Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
45%
37%
Loris Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
44%
52%
Loris Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Loris Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Loris 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.
0.60 0.70
Loris Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
76%
51%
Loris Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Loris Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 38,957 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Horry 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
7
Number of Students Managed 38,957 4,051
Horry 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 Loris High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Loris Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daisy Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Loris Loris High School
    301 Loris Lions Rd
    Loris , SC , 29569
    (843)390-6800
    0.6  mi  |  786  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Loris Loris Middle School
    5209 Hwy 66
    Loris , SC , 29569
    (843)756-2181
    1.2  mi  |  678  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Loris Daisy Elementary School
    2801 Red Bluff Rd
    Loris , SC , 29569
    (843)756-5136
    4.1  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tabor City Tabor City Middle School
    701 West Sixth St
    Tabor City , NC , 28463
    (910)653-3637
    6.9  mi  |  226  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tabor City Tabor City Elementary School
    203 Stake Rd
    Tabor City , NC , 28463
    (910)653-3618
    7  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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  • Recommended May 24, 2010 - This is the best school I have ever went to and the teachers are nice and friendly but strict and the principals dont mess around.And the special areas are phenominal and fun. :) - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Horry County, SC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.48, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Horry County is Horry 01 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.