Top 3 Best 29579 South Carolina Public High Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 2,974 students in 29579, SC.
The top ranked public high schools in 29579, SC are Carolina Forest High School, Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (Palm) and Academy For Arts/science/technology. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public high schools in zipcode 29579 have an average math proficiency score of 80% (versus the South Carolina public high school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 80% (versus the 67% statewide average). High schools in 29579, SC have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of South Carolina public high schools.
Public high school in zipcode 29579 have a Graduation Rate of 85%, which is more than the South Carolina average of 84%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Carolina Forest High School, with 87% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in South Carolina or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the South Carolina public high school average of 48% (majority Black).

Best 29579, SC Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Carolina Forest High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
700 Gardner Lacy Road
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
(843) 236-7997
Grades: 9-12
| 2,792 students
Rank: #22.
Palmetto Academy Of Learning Motorsports (Palm)
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
136 Rodeo Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
(843) 903-6600
Grades: 9-12
| 182 students
Rank: n/an/a
Academy For Arts/science/technology
Vocational School
Magnet School
895 International Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
(843) 903-8460
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 29579 South Carolina

29579, South Carolina Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
700 Gardner Lacy Rd.
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
(843) 236-7997
Grades: 6-8
| 1,370 students

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