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4900 Socastee Blvd

Myrtle Beach, SC 29588

(803) 734-5100

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,540

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Socastee High School

I am a parent of 2 children that have grown up in the forestbrook/Socastee HS system. My daughter is in her 2nd year at Clemson and my son is a junior at Socastee. The teachers, staff & academics are as superior as you can ever possibly expect! I, personally grew up moving all over the country. I've ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/13/14

I attended a football game at Socastee High School with my son and one of his friends (both 10 years old). I was so disappointed in how the students represented their school. Many young ladies were clothed so immodestly, and both the young men and women were cursing and using vulgarity like it's a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/23/13

I moved to Myrtle Beach when my son was just under 2 years old from New York City, researched the schools all along the Grand Strand - Myrtle Beach, and found Socastee had the highest national academic rating of all the schools in the area. Top 5% of public high schools as rated by Newsweek for 3 consecutive ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/01/12

This school is not the best, been to wayy better.

Posted by a student on 09/18/09

An outstanding school for any student who wants a quality education.

Posted by a parent on 03/13/09

The principal makes an effort to know every student in the school. Top 5% of public high schools as rated by Newsweek for 3 consecutive years. Great students + community involvement + teachers that care = bright futures.

Posted by a parent on 08/24/08

As a parent, I've been very impressed with SHS. Great teachers abd great staff, who care about my son's education! SHS also has an on-site Police Officer, who is great with the kids! Wonderful facility, and abundant extracurricular activities.

Posted by a parent on 08/22/05

SHS was a wonderful school. Academically challenging, SHS has both an International Bacceluarate Program and an Honors/AP tract. The choir is truly a gem at this school, with a nationally ranked chamber choir as well as annual Madrigal Dinners. Two people to seek out at the school are Mr. Morrisson ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 11/18/04

This is a great school, well designed and great security, if you send your child to this school feel safe knowing that he will be taught well, this school is maintained very well, they do not allow your kids to eat junk food during lunch or even buy soda, this school does not care more about your childs ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/19/04

Socastee High has an excellent special needs program

Posted by a other on 08/26/03

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School Profile for Socastee High School

Test scores
Test scores for Socastee High School

HSAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Socastee High School
Horry County School District
South Carolina
* In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the High School Assessment Program (HSAP) to test grade 10 students in English/Language Arts and Math. The HSAP is a high school graduation requirement. The HSAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficiency level 2.

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Myrtle Beach schools — Socastee High School is located at 4900 Socastee Blvd, Myrtle Beach SC 29588. 4900 Socastee Blvd is in the 29588 ZIP code in Myrtle Beach, SC The school district for Socastee High School is the Horry County School District. Socastee High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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