Socastee High School

  • Socastee High School serves 1,609 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Socastee 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 1609 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,609 students
Socastee High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Socastee High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Socastee High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Socastee High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less 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 18:1 16:1
Socastee High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
1%
Socastee High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
10%
8%
Socastee High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
8%
35%
Socastee High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
76%
52%
Socastee High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Socastee High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Socastee High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Socastee High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.41 0.42
Socastee 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.
38%
50%
Socastee High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Socastee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

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 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,420 is higher than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,751 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 66%
Horry 01 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $509 MM $39 MM
Horry 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $481 MM $38 MM
Horry 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,420 $11,413
Horry 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,751 $10,999
Horry 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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  • Myrtle Beach Socastee Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 738 students
    0.2 miles
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    2.3 miles
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    Grades: 9-12 | 142 students
    2.6 miles
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    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
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    Grades: PK-5 | 775 students
    2.8 miles
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    Grades: 6-8 | 1195 students
    2.9 miles
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    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
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