Waccamaw Elementary School

  • Waccamaw Elementary School serves 844 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Waccamaw Elementary School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 844 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 844 students
Waccamaw Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Waccamaw Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Waccamaw Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Waccamaw Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more 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 16:1 16:1
Waccamaw Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Waccamaw Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2011)
Hispanic
15%
8%
Waccamaw Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
26%
35%
Waccamaw Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
53%
52%
Waccamaw Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Waccamaw Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Waccamaw Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.63 0.42
Waccamaw Elementary 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.
n/a n/a
Waccamaw Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Waccamaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Horry 01 School District's student population of 40,669 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,243 is higher than the state average of $11,514. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,857 is higher than the state average of $11,294. The district spending/student has grown by 5% 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 (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $490 MM $40 MM
Horry 01 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $474 MM $39 MM
Horry 01 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,243 $11,514
Horry 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,857 $11,294
Horry 01 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ConwayHcs Early College High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
    1.5 miles
    2050 Highway 501 Hgtc
    ConwaySC 29528
    (843)349-7102
    1.59-12366
  • ConwayBlack Water Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 671 students
    2.1 miles
    900 East Cox Ferry Road
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)903-8440
    2.16-8671
  • ConwayAcademy Of Hope Charter
    Grades: PK-7 | 156 students
    2.5 miles
    3521 Juniper Bay Road
    ConwaySC 29527
    (843)995-4861
    2.5PK-7156
  • ConwayConway Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 623 students
    2.8 miles
    1101 Snowhill Drive
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)488-0696
    2.8PK-5623
  • ConwayConway Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 515 students
    2.8 miles
    1104 Elm Street
    ConwaySC 29526
    (843)488-6040
    2.86-8515

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
April 27, 2017
We take a look at a recent call by U.S. health officials to change public policies involving sports-related head trauma injuries, and how some states are already answering the call.
April 27, 2017
We've put together this ESL resource guide to help students, from teens to adults, get the help they need to achieve their goals with learning English
April 27, 2017
Learn about the definition of public education in the United States and how they operate.
Related School Videos