Socastee High School

Socastee High School serves 1,475 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Socastee High School operates within the Horry 01 School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%.

Overview

The student population of 1475 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,475 students
Socastee High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Socastee High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Socastee High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less 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 17:1 15:1
Socastee High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
1%
Socastee High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
8%
7%
Socastee High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
8%
36%
Socastee High School Black (1988-2013)
White
78%
52%
Socastee High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Socastee High 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.
0.38 0.41
Socastee High 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.
37%
52%
Socastee High 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%
Socastee High 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.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 98% 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)
Graduation Rate 72% 66%
Horry 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
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 Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (palm) (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Forestbrook Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Socastee Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Myrtle BeachHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Socastee Elementary School
    4950 Socastee Blvd
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)650-2606
    0.2 mi | 747 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Myrtle BeachHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Forestbrook Elementary School
    4000 Panthers Parkway
    Myrtle BeachSC 29579
    (843)236-8100
    2.3 mi | 918 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Myrtle BeachCoastal Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    4513 Hwy 17 Bypass
    Myrtle BeachSC 29577
    (803)734-8322
    Charter School

    2.6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • Myrtle BeachBurgess Elementary School
    9645 Scipio Ln
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)650-4600
    2.8 mi | 641 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Myrtle BeachForestbrook Middle School
    4430 Gator Ln
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)236-7300
    2.9 mi | 1070 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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