Oconee County Public Schools

There are 19 public schools in Oconee County, South Carolina, serving 10,546 students.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the South Carolina state average of 48%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Oconee County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • SenecaBlue Ridge Elementary School
    995 South Oak St
    641 students | Gr. PK-5
  • WestminsterFair-oak Elementary School
    1964 Oakway Rd
    411 students | Gr. PK-3
  • SenecaFred P. Hamilton Career Center
    Vocational School
    100 Vocational Dr
    Vocational School


     students | Gr. 9-12
  • WalhallaJames M. Brown Elementary School
    225 Coffee Rd
    628 students | Gr. PK-5
  • SenecaKeowee Elementary School
    7051 Keowee School Rd
    364 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Seneca
    Northside Elementary School
    710 North Townville St
    622 students | Gr. PK-5
  • WestminsterOakway Intermediate
    150 Schoolhouse Rd
    212 students | Gr. 4-5
  • Westminster
    Orchard Park Elementary School
    600 Toccoa Hwy
    400 students | Gr. PK-5
  • SenecaRavenel Elementary School
    150 Ravenel School Rd
    515 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Seneca
    Seneca High School
    100 Bob Cat Ridge
    973 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Seneca
    Seneca Middle School
    810 West South Fourth St
    736 students | Gr. 6-8
  • TamasseeTamassee-salem Elementary School
    9950 North Hwy 11
    280 students | Gr. PK-5
  • SalemTamassee-salem Middle/high
    4 Eagle Ln
    277 students | Gr. 6-12
  • WalhallaWalhalla Elementary School
    508 Fowler Rd
    570 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Walhalla
    Walhalla High School
    151 Razorback Ln
    958 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Walhalla
    Walhalla Middle School
    177 Razorback Ln
    743 students | Gr. 6-8
  • WestminsterWest Oak Middle School
    501 Westminster Hwy
    787 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Westminster
    West-oak High School
    130 Warrior Ln
    977 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Westminster
    Westminster Elementary School
    206 Hamilton St
    452 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Oconee County County Statistics (SC) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 74,469 people 4,499,419 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 26% 21%
Median Household Income $46,591 $37,628
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Did You Know?
Oconee County, SC public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.32, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.59. The most diverse school district in Oconee County is Oconee 01 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or in the USA.