Hcs Early College High School

2050 Highway 501 East Hgtc
Conway, SC 29528
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Hcs Early College High School serves 393 students in grades 9-12.
Hcs Early College High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Hcs Early College High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Hcs Early College High School's student population of 393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Rankings

Hcs Early College High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Hcs Early College High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#11 out of 1149 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
20%
9%
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Black
23%
34%
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White
49%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.62
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHorry 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hcs Early College High School is Carolina Forest High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Black Water Middle School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Conway Black Water Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 690 students
    1.5 miles
    900 East Cox Ferry Road
    Conway, SC 29526
    (843) 903-8440
    1.5 6-8 690
  • Conway Waccamaw Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 869 students
    1.5 miles
    251 Claridy Road
    Conway, SC 29526
    (843) 347-4684
    1.5 PK-5 869
  • Myrtle Beach Carolina Forest High School Math: 85% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,429 students
    2.2 miles
    700 Gardner Lacy Road
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
    (843) 236-7997
    2.2 9-12 2,429
  • Myrtle Beach Carolina Forest Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,083 student
    3.8 miles
    285 Carolina Forest Boulevard
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
    (843) 236-0001
    3.8 PK-5 1,083
  • Conway Academy Of Hope Charter Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 146 students
    4.0 miles
    3521 Juniper Bay Road
    Conway, SC 29527
    (843) 397-5712
    4 PK-8 146

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