Socastee High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,733
College Readiness Index
21.9
Math Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,540 Students
  • 85 Teachers

Socastee High
4900 SOCASTEE BLVD
MYRTLE BEACH, SC 29588

Phone: (843) 293-2513

District: Horry 01

Overview

Socastee High is ranked 13th within South Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Socastee High is 30 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 22 percent. Socastee High is 1 of 9 high schools in the Horry 01.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1733
State Rank
#13
Magnet Rank
#241

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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 1,540
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 22%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 85

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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 63%
Proficient in Math 60%
College Readiness Index 21.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 9
Total Students 10,925
Proficient in English (district average) 56%
Proficient in Math (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 17.0

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Nearby Schools

Socastee High is 1 of 9 schools in the Horry 01.

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