Loris High School

  • Loris High School serves 831 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Loris High School operates within the Horry 01 School District.
  • Horry 01 School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 66%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 831 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 831 students
Loris High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Loris High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Loris High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Loris High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Loris High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Loris High School Asian Students (1994-2012)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Loris High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
43%
35%
Loris High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
50%
52%
Loris High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Loris High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Loris High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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 0.42
Loris High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Loris High 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.
n/a n/a
Loris High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Horry 01 School District's student population of 40,669 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,243 is higher than the state average of $11,514. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,857 is higher than the state average of $11,294. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Horry 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
6
Number of Students Managed 40,669 3,454
Horry 01 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 71% 66%
Horry 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $490 MM $40 MM
Horry 01 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $474 MM $39 MM
Horry 01 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,243 $11,514
Horry 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,857 $11,294
Horry 01 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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    3.5 miles
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