3710 Palmetto Pointe Boulevard
Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Coastal Leadership Academy serves 182 students in grades 9-12.
Coastal Leadership Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Coastal Leadership Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Coastal Leadership Academy's student population of 182 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Coastal Leadership Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Coastal Leadership Academy is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#148 out of 1149 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
46%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
11%
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Black
7%
33%
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White
72%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
84%
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in SC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46

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