Loris High School

Loris High School serves 786 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 48%.
Loris 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 786 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 786 students
Loris High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Loris High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Loris High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 16:1 16:1
Loris High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Loris High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Loris High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
40%
37%
Loris High School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
52%
Loris High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Loris High School Sch Ethnicity Loris High 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.
0.57 0.70
Loris High 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.
66%
51%
Loris High 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.
6%
7%
Loris High 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.
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
51
7
Number of Students Managed 40,601 3,659
Horry 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 72% 66%
Horry 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $444 MM n/a
Horry 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $451 MM n/a
Horry 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,707 $0
Horry 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,896 $0
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 South Columbus High School (9.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Loris Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loris Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Loris Loris Elementary School
    901 Hwy 9 Business East
    Loris , SC , 29569
    (843)390-6860
    0.6  mi  |  737  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Loris Loris Middle School
    5209 Hwy 66
    Loris , SC , 29569
    (843)756-2181
    0.7  mi  |  678  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Loris Daisy Elementary School
    2801 Red Bluff Rd
    Loris , SC , 29569
    (843)756-5136
    3.5  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tabor City Tabor City Middle School
    701 West Sixth St
    Tabor City , NC , 28463
    (910)653-3637
    7.6  mi  |  226  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tabor City Tabor City Elementary School
    203 Stake Rd
    Tabor City , NC , 28463
    (910)653-3618
    7.6  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
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.