136 Rodeo Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (Palm) serves 182 students in grades 9-12.
Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (Palm) placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower 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 70-79% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-69% (Btm 50% in SC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (Palm) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (Palm)'s student population of 182 students has grown by 55% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (Palm) 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 Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (Palm) is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#567 out of 1149 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
12%
11%
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Black
4%
33%
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White
80%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Graduation Rate
60-69%
84%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   7/21/2020
I think this is a great School my son loves it!! The teachers are great my son likes all his teachers and the teachers actually teach the students about life; they aren't there to indoctrinate our children and turn them into little SJW, socialist's which happens to be very rare this day's I would highly recommend this school to any Parent!! And a shout out to Mr. Avery the palm School Principal Keep up the good work you have a great thing going here !! Have a wonderful 2020 School year !!!
- Posted by Parent - Anthony Asaro

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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