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St. James High School

Murrells Inlet, SC


St. James High School
10800 Highway 707
Murrells Inlet, SC  29576
Phone: 843-650-5600
Horry County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 8 out of 10 stars
8

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,558
Type: Regular School  
St. James High School

St. James High School


Metro Area Ranking

#4
Metro Area High School Ranking: St. James High School is ranked #4 out of 11 of the best high schools in Myrtle Beach and surrounding areas (64th percentile). Cick the link to see all 11 high schools.


State Ranking

#40
Statewide High School Ranking: St. James High School is ranked #40 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (82nd percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, St. James High School is a 8-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Horry County, SC. St. James High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,558 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 83% - St. James High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 83% - St. James High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 18.1 71st 16.6
Math 18.5 59th 17.8
Reading 19.5 71st 18.0
Science 19.1 64th 18.1
Writing 6 48th 5.9

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina 11th grader in 2017 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at St. James High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 76.4 71.4
Algebra 1 65.4 69.4
Biology 1 85.2 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 566
Math 541
Composite Score 1107
SAT Participation Rate 40 %

St. James High had an average SAT score of 1107 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #26 out of 216 SC high schools (88th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at St. James High was 40% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 49% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 49% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

Teacher Absentee Rate

 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2016-2017 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for St. James High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of St. James High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
St. James Middle School 9 1.1 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular 7-8
St. James Elementary School 9 1.2 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular PK-4
Burgess Elementary School 9 2.7 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular PK-4
Seaside Elementary School 7 3.1 miles Garden City, SC Regular PK-4
Socastee Elementary School 8 5.7 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular PK-5
Socastee High School 9 5.7 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular 9-12
Lakewood Elementary School 9 6.1 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular PK-5
Palmetto Bays Elementary School 7 8.1 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular PK-5
Forestbrook Middle School 9 8.1 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular 6-8
Plantersville Elementary School 1 8.4 miles Georgetown, SC Regular PK-5
Waccamaw Middle School 9 8.8 miles Pawleys Island, SC Regular 7-8
Waccamaw Intermediate School 8 9.1 miles Pawleys Island, SC Regular 4-6
Carolina Forest Elementary School 9 11.5 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular PK-5
Waccamaw Elementary School 10 12.0 miles Pawleys Island, SC Regular PK-3
Carolina Forest High School 8 12.3 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular 9-12
Forestbrook Elementary School 9 12.3 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular PK-5
River Oaks Elementary School 8 12.4 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular PK-5
Myrtle Beach Elementary School 8 12.5 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular 2-3
Waccamaw High School 9 12.6 miles Pawleys Island, SC Regular 9-12
Myrtle Beach High School 7 12.8 miles Myrtle Beach, SC Regular 9-12