• Welcome to St. James Middle School!  Whether you are joining us from another school in Horry County, South Carolina, or from another state, we want to help you transition as smoothly as possible into SJMS.  Below you will find information about our procedures for enrolling new students and the documents necessary to enroll your child in a Horry County School. 

  • Registration for New Students for the 2021-22 School Year 

    2021-22 Registration for students grades 1-12 is now open for students who are NEW to Horry County Schools.  (This includes any student who was not enrolled in a Horry County School at the end of the 2010-21 school year.). 

    To begin the registration process, you must complete the pre-registration form for your school which can be accessed below.

    Click here to begin the pre-registration process.

    Need help? Contact SJMregistration@horrycountyschools.net for assistance with the registration process.

    You will be asked to upload the following documents: 

    • Proof of residency
    • Student’s birth certificate
    • Student’s immunization records

    Once you have completed the registration and receive a Snapcode from your school, click here to complete the registration process.



    Parents who are new to the area and are unsure which school their child will attend may utilize the HCS School Locator, which allows the user to enter an address to identify the schools assigned to their residence. Parents can also view maps of the District’s nine attendance areas by accessing Attendance Zone Maps. If, after utilizing the online resources, you still have questions about which school your child should attend, you may contact Kathy Johnson at 843.488.6784.