Details overview

Hours 7:40 AM - 2:40 PM
School leader Elizabeth Selander

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught None

Support

10
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Mentoring
Remediation
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness
Developmental delay

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 89% 53%
Hispanic 3% 7%
Two or more races 3% 3%
Black 2% 36%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 49% 57%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Boys sports (misc.) Junior Lifeguard for 5th grade
Girls sports (misc.) Junior Guard for 5th grade stu
Clubs Community service
Recycling club
Special Olympics
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools St. James Middle School

Awards

Academic award Palmetto Gold Award
Year received 2014
Academic award Palmetto Gold Award
Year received 2013
Academic award Palmetto Gold Award
Year received 2012

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Horry County Police
  South Atlantic Bank
  First Federal Bank
  Surfside Rotary Club

Enrollment

Learn more Www.sse.horrycountyschools.net
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 700
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 700
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012