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Waccamaw Middle School

7 reviews
247 Wildcat Way
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
(843) 237-0106

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Waccamaw Middle School
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This school lacks good communications skills and not very helpful to parents trying to get answers or seek help with child. When I tried to meet with teachers and administrators about my concerns I felt blown off and they blamed me for not being more informed about all the online resources. Coming from a small private school this school falls short. I couldn't possibly know where to find information if it was never communicated to me. I don't know what I don't know.
Posted by a parent on 6/12/2018
We have moved seventeen times during our career and this is the worst school we have attended. My son was bullied for the entire two years and our other children have had similar experiences. The young lady who works in the office is always rude. the only redeeming feature is the teachers. they are extremely competent and genuinely care about the students. The lack of communication between the office, councilors and upper administrative personnel is dismal.
Posted by a parent on 1/28/2013
We are extremely concerned about the lack of communication between WMS and the parents. Having just moved here in July from the Northeast, we have felt totally out of the loop where our child is concerned. Yes, we get reports from the Parent Portal with grades, assignments and homework, but we never know what is happening on a day to day basis. We have requested help finding a tutor for our son for Algebra since the first quarter, and our quest still goes on. Our child was beaten up at recess and expelled from school for 4 days .while we accepted this at the time,(even tho he did not fight), the other boy involved in many altercations and has been expelled numerous times. In the past, teachers and students would have known our family and that our son is not a fighter. We joined the PTA and have never been contacted, even though we asked to participate in several events. Parent involvement is extremely lacking and there seems to be no avenue to discuss this. Education is adequate, but if you want to be involved, this is not the school for you.
Posted by a parent on 12/17/2012
It really is a great school - superior. The class sizes are not small in many areas though. P.E. has 35 or more per class. Art has 35 and more per class.
Posted by a community member on 9/24/2012
This is a GREAT SCHOOL.... ALL THE WAY AROUND !!! My children had a wonderful experience going to this school... GO WILDCATS !!!
Posted by a parent on 7/28/2011
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Pawleys Island schools - Waccamaw Middle School is located at 247 Wildcat Way, Pawleys Island SC 29585. Waccamaw Middle School is in the Georgetown 01 School District. Waccamaw Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7-8.

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