Loris High School

  • Loris High School serves 879 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

Loris High School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Loris High School's student population of 879 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students879 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Loris High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Loris High School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#158 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
42%
34%
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White
50%
51%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Loris High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.580.43
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Graduation Rate80-84%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Loris High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHorry 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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