Waccamaw Elementary School

Waccamaw Elementary School serves 781 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Waccamaw Elementary School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 781 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 781 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
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 0.62 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 14:1 15:1
Hispanic
14%
7%
Black
26%
36%
White
54%
52%
Two or more races
6%
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.
0.62 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.
73%
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 Hcs Early College High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blackwater Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Academy Of Hope Charter (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ConwayHcs Early College High School
    2050 Hwy 501 Hgtc
    ConwaySC 29528
    (843)349-7102
    1.5 mi | 370 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ConwayBlackwater Middle School
    900 East Cox Ferry Rd
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)903-8440
    2.1 mi | 739 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ConwayAcademy Of Hope Charter
    Charter School
    3521 Juniper Bay Rd
    ConwaySC 29527
    (843)995-4861
    Charter School

    2.5 mi | 143 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ConwayConway Elementary School
    1101 Snowhill Dr
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)488-0696
    2.8 mi | 614 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ConwayConway Middle School
    1104 Elm St
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)488-6040
    2.8 mi | 643 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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