St. James Middle School

St. James Middle School serves 1,171 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
St. James Middle School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1171 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,171 students
St. James Middle School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % St. James Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
St. James Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade St. James Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 16:1 16:1
St. James Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
St. James Middle School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
6%
7%
St. James Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
8%
35%
St. James Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
79%
52%
St. James Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
St. James Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.37 0.41
St. James Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
39%
51%
St. James Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
6%
St. James Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Horry 01 School District's student population of 40,943 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,259 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,278 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Horry 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
53
8
Number of Students Managed 40,943 4,192
Horry 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $463 MM $38 MM
Horry 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $426 MM $39 MM
Horry 01 School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,259 $9,366
Horry 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,278 $9,666
Horry 01 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is St. James High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Forestbrook Middle School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. James Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Myrtle BeachSt. James Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 886 students
    0.1 miles
    9711 St James Rd
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)650-8220
    0.1PK-5886
  • Myrtle BeachBurgess Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 716 students
    1.9 miles
    9645 Scipio Ln
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)650-4600
    1.9PK-5716
  • Murrells InletSt. James High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1435 students
    2.3 miles
    10800 Hwy 707
    Murrells InletSC 29576
    (843)650-5600
    2.39-121435
  • Murrells InletSeaside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 694 students
    2.7 miles
    1605 Woodland Dr
    Murrells InletSC 29576
    (843)650-3490
    2.7PK-5694
  • Myrtle Beach Socastee Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 758 students
    4.1 miles
    4950 Socastee Blvd
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843)650-2606
    4.1PK-5758

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