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For the 2021 school year, there are 54 public schools in Anderson County, SC, serving 31,827 students. Anderson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
Anderson County, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Anderson County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of South Carolina public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Anderson County, SC are Powdersville High School, Pendleton High School and Mt. Lebanon Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Top Anderson County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Powdersville High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    145 Hood Road
    Greenville, SC 29611
    (864) 312-5641

    Grades: 9-12 | 889 students
  • Pendleton High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7324 Highway 187
    Anderson, SC 29625
    (864) 403-2100

    Grades: 9-12 | 869 students
  • Mt. Lebanon Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2850 Lebanon Road
    Pendleton, SC 29670
    (864) 403-2400

    Grades: PK-6 | 502 students
  • Wright Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1136 Wright School Road
    Belton, SC 29627
    (864) 296-1776

    Grades: K-5 | 236 students
  • Powdersville Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    139 Hood Road
    Greenville, SC 29611
    (864) 269-4431

    Grades: 3-5 | 640 students
  • Concord Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2701 Calrossie Road
    Anderson, SC 29621
    (864) 260-5105

    Grades: K-5 | 614 students
  • Southwood Academy For The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1110 Southwood Street
    Anderson, SC 29624
    (864) 260-5205

    Grades: 6-8 | 346 students
  • Wren High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    905 Wren School Road
    Piedmont, SC 29673
    (864) 850-5900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,105 student
  • Wren Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    226 Roper Road
    Piedmont, SC 29673
    (864) 850-5950

    Grades: PK-5 | 561 students
  • Crescent High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9104 Highway 81 South
    Iva, SC 29655
    (864) 352-6175

    Grades: 9-12 | 747 students
  • North Pointe Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3325 Highway 81 North
    Anderson, SC 29621
    (864) 260-5040

    Grades: PK-5 | 566 students
  • Midway Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1221 Harriett Circle
    Anderson, SC 29621
    (864) 716-3800

    Grades: K-5 | 742 students
  • Spearman Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2001 Easley Highway
    Piedmont, SC 29673
    (864) 947-9787

    Grades: PK-5 | 645 students
  • Townville Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    105 Townville School Road
    Townville, SC 29689
    (864) 403-2600

    Grades: PK-6 | 290 students
  • Cedar Grove Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    107 Melvin Lane
    Williamston, SC 29697
    (864) 847-3500

    Grades: PK-5 | 636 students
  • Wren Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1010 Wren School Road
    Piedmont, SC 29673
    (864) 850-5930

    Grades: 6-8 | 794 students
  • Powdersville Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    135 Hood Road
    Greenville, SC 29611
    (864) 269-1821

    Grades: 6-8 | 685 students
  • Westside High School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    806 Pearman Dairy Road
    Anderson, SC 29625
    (864) 260-5260

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,653 student
  • T. L. Hanna High School Math: 53% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2600 Highway 81 North
    Anderson, SC 29621
    (864) 260-5110

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,876 student
  • Palmetto High School Math: 44% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    804 North Hamilton Street
    Williamston, SC 29697
    (864) 847-7311

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,009 student
  • Starr Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    400 Professor Brown Lane
    Starr, SC 29684
    (864) 352-6154

    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
  • Iva Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    803 Antreville Highway
    Iva, SC 29655
    (864) 348-6400

    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
  • Hunt Meadows Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    420 Hunt Road
    Easley, SC 29642
    (864) 850-3987

    Grades: PK-5 | 559 students
  • Mccants Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2123 Marchbanks Avenue
    Anderson, SC 29621
    (864) 260-5145

    Grades: 6-8 | 684 students
  • Whitehall Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    702 Whitehall Road
    Anderson, SC 29625
    (864) 260-5255

    Grades: PK-5 | 512 students
  • Riverside Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    458 Riverside Street
    Pendleton, SC 29670
    (864) 403-2200

    Grades: 7-8 | 410 students
  • La France Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    550 Williams Street
    Pendleton, SC 29670
    (864) 403-2300

    Grades: PK-6 | 421 students
  • West Pelzer Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10 West Stewart Street
    Pelzer, SC 29669
    (864) 947-6424

    Grades: PK-5 | 455 students
  • Belton Honea Path High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    11000 Belton-honea Path Highwa
    Honea Path, SC 29654
    (864) 369-7382

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,102 student
  • Calhoun Academy Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 52% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1520 East Calhoun Street
    Anderson, SC 29621
    (864) 260-5225

    Grades: K-5 | 635 students
  • Glenview Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2575 Old Williamston Road
    Anderson, SC 29621
    (864) 716-4060

    Grades: 6-8 | 712 students
  • Honea Path Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    806 East Greer Street
    Honea Path, SC 29654
    (864) 369-7612

    Grades: PK-5 | 564 students
  • Palmetto Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    803 North Hamilton Street
    Williamston, SC 29697
    (864) 847-4333

    Grades: 6-8 | 781 students
  • Palmetto Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1 Roberts Boulevard
    Williamston, SC 29697
    (864) 847-5442

    Grades: PK-5 | 598 students
  • Belton Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    202 Watkins Street
    Belton, SC 29627
    (864) 338-7738

    Grades: 3-5 | 488 students
  • Show 19 more public schools in Anderson County, SC (out of 54 total schools)
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