Murrells Inlet school information

IndexMurrells InletSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores92%46%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools193279,221
Total private schoolsn/a36924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Murrells Inlet, SC educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Murrells Inlet public schools have average test scores of 92% which is 97% higher than than the South Carolina average and 86% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Murrells Inlet public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in South Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.1% have completed high school, 32.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Murrells Inlet are 86% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Murrells Inlet.
  • 88.5% of people in Murrells Inlet have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.1% of people in Murrells Inlet have completed high school.
  • 32.5% of people in Murrells Inlet have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • St. James High10800 Highway 707Grades: 9 - 12Students: 1,500 · Ratio: 18:192

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Education level achieved in Murrells Inlet

IndexMurrells InletSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade88.5%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school88.1%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college65.1%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.0%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.5%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters12.5%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.5%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Murrells Inlet (high school & post-secondary)

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Socastee, SC22,78672%45%
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Forestbrook, SC5,21857%15%
Garden City, SC9,45652%5%
Murrells Inlet, SC9,16192%86%

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Murrells Inlet, SC9,16192%86%
Source: The Murrells Inlet, SC education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.