Loris Middle School

Loris Middle School serves 714 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 48%.
Loris Middle School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 714 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 714 students
Loris Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Loris Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Loris Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 13:1 15:1
Loris Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Loris Middle School Hispanic (2000-2013)
Black
40%
36%
Loris Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
52%
52%
Loris Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Loris Middle 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.
0.57 0.41
Loris Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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%
Loris Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Loris Middle 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 Loris High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tabor City Middle School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loris Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LorisLoris High School
    301 Loris Lions Rd
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)390-6800
    0.7 mi | 766 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LorisLoris Elementary School
    901 Hwy 9 Business East
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)390-6860
    1.2 mi | 718 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LorisDaisy Elementary School
    2801 Red Bluff Rd
    LorisSC 29569
    (843)756-5136
    3.1 mi | 614 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Tabor CityTabor City Middle School
    701 West Sixth St
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3637
    8.1 mi | 243 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Tabor CityTabor City Elementary School
    203 Stake Rd
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3618
    8.2 mi | 462 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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