Carolina Forest High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
14.4
Math Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,947 Students
  • 100 Teachers

Carolina Forest High
700 GARDNER LACY RD
MYRTLE BEACH, SC 29579

Phone: (843) 236-7797

District: Horry 01

Overview

At Carolina Forest High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Carolina Forest High is 18 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 26 percent. Carolina Forest High is 1 of 10 high schools in the Horry 01.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,947
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 26%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 46%
Full-Time Teachers 100

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 66%
Proficient in Math 62%
College Readiness Index 14.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 10
Total Students 11,278
Proficient in English (district average) 66%
Proficient in Math (district average) 61%
College Readiness (district average) 15.5

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