Myrtle Beach Elementary School

  • Myrtle Beach Elementary School serves 757 students in grades 2-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 46% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Myrtle Beach Elementary School's student population of 757 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students757 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Myrtle Beach Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Myrtle Beach Elementary School is 0.72, 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#494 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Myrtle Beach Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Myrtle Beach Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
32%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Myrtle Beach Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
28%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Myrtle Beach Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
32%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Myrtle Beach Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Myrtle Beach Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.720.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Myrtle Beach Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Myrtle Beach Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 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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