620 29th Avenue North
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Myrtle Beach Elementary School serves 688 students in grades 2-3.
Myrtle Beach Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 43% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Myrtle Beach Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Myrtle Beach Elementary School's student population of 688 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-3
Total Students
688 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Myrtle Beach Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Myrtle Beach Elementary School is 0.72, 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 Data
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State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#532 out of 1149 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
31%
9%
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Black
24%
34%
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White
35%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 2-3
  • Students: 688 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72 (Top 1%)

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