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HCS Superintendent receives “highly effective” rating in annual evaluation

The Horry County Board of Education released the following statement in reference to Dr. Rick Maxey's evaluation.

Each year, the Horry County Board of Education provides an annual job performance review of the Superintendent based upon the expectations set forth in Board Governance and outlined by various areas of responsibility.  The Board is pleased with the overall job performance and leadership of the Superintendent. 

In review of the information provided by Dr. Maxey, he continues to be in compliance with our expectations, the Horry County Board of Education would like to state Dr. Maxey’s job performance as Superintendent as “Highly Effective.”  The Board feels the District continues to perform well in achievement and is headed in the right direction under the leadership, character, and clear vision of Dr. Rick Maxey as Superintendent.   The Board would like to thank Dr. Maxey for his leadership under tremendously challenging circumstances.

The Board has the utmost level of confidence in Dr. Maxey’s leadership and individual characteristics / work traits.  We would like to extend Dr. Maxey’s current contract for an additional year which is through June 30, 2024.