Myrtle Beach Middle School

Myrtle Beach Middle School serves 884 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Myrtle Beach Middle School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 884 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 884 students
Myrtle Beach Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Myrtle Beach Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Myrtle Beach Middle 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 0.61 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 16:1 16:1
Myrtle Beach Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Myrtle Beach Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
7%
Myrtle Beach Middle School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
21%
37%
Myrtle Beach Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
57%
52%
Myrtle Beach Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Myrtle Beach Middle School Sch Ethnicity Myrtle Beach Middle 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.
0.61 0.41
Myrtle Beach Middle 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.
65%
51%
Myrtle Beach Middle 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.
3%
7%
Myrtle Beach Middle 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.
School District Name Horry 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
7
Number of Students Managed 40,601 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 Myrtle Beach High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Myrtle Beach Intermediate (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Myrtle Beach Primary (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Myrtle Beach Myrtle Beach High School
    3302 Robert Grissom Parkway
    Myrtle Beach , SC 29577
    (843)448-7149
    0.4  mi  |  1164  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Myrtle Beach Myrtle Beach Intermediate
    3301 Oak St
    Myrtle Beach , SC 29577
    (843)626-5831
    0.5  mi  |  663  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Myrtle Beach Myrtle Beach Primary
    612 29th Ave North
    Myrtle Beach , SC 29577
    (843)448-1658
    0.5  mi  |  862  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Myrtle Beach Myrtle Beach Elementary School
    620 29th Ave North
    Myrtle Beach , SC 29577
    (843)448-1774
    0.5  mi  |  655  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Myrtle Beach Ocean Bay Elementary School
    950 International Dr
    Myrtle Beach , SC 29579
    (843)903-8400
    2.3  mi  |  1149  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Myrtle Beach, 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 0.43, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Myrtle Beach is Myrtle Beach Primary. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.