• 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

    2023-24 Registration for new students grades 2-12 for students new to Horry County Schools is open. (This includes any student who was not enrolled in a Horry County School at the end of the 2022-23 school year.)

    All Schools, Grades 2-12 

    Click here to begin the registration process for Grades 2-12.

    Need help? Contact the school 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