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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 70 top blue ribbon public schools in South Carolina, serving 51,364 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the South Carolina state average of 48%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Top South Carolina Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Aiken Aiken Elementary School
    2050 Pine Log Road
    Aiken, SC 29803
    (803)641-2740

    839 students
    Year: 2005
  • Irmo Ballentine Elementary School
    1040 Bickley Road
    Irmo, SC 29063
    (803)476-4500

    659 students
    Year: 2010
  • Summerville Beech Hill Elementary School
    1001 Beech Hill Road
    Summerville, SC 29485
    (843)821-3970

    1280 students
    Year: 2018
  • Simpsonville Bethel Elementary School
    111 Bethel School Road
    Simpsonville, SC 29681
    (864)355-4100

    968 students
    Year: 2016
  • Columbia Brockman Elementary School
    2245 Montclair Drive
    Columbia, SC 29206
    (803)790-6743

    334 students
    Year: 2017
  • Georgetown Brown's Ferry Elementary School
    7292 Brown's Ferry Road
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843)527-1325

    176 students
    Year: 2006
  • Charleston Buist Academy Magnet School
    103 Calhoun Street
    Charleston, SC 29401
    (843)724-7750

    473 students
    Year: 2017
  • Hartsville Carolina Elementary School
    719 West Carolina Avenue
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)857-3230

    236 students
    Year: 2009
  • Myrtle Beach Carolina Forest Elementary School
    285 Carolina Forest Boulevard
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
    (843)236-0001

    1034 students
    Year: 2004
  • Florence Carver Elementary School
    515 North Cashua Drive
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843)664-8156

    595 students
    Year: 2008
  • Chapin Chapin High School
    300 Columbia Avenue
    Chapin, SC 29036
    (803)575-5400

    1244 students
    Year: 2009
  • Mount Pleasant Charles Pinckney Elementary School
    3300 Thomas Cario Boulevard
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843)856-4585

    1143 students
    Year: 2010
  • Aiken Chukker Creek Elementary School
    1830 Chukker Creek Road
    Aiken, SC 29803
    (803)641-2474

    818 students
    Year: 2009
  • Greer Crestview Elementary School
    509 American Legion Road
    Greer, SC 29651
    (864)355-2600

    690 students
    Year: 2008
  • Central D. W. Daniel High School
    140 Blue And Gold Boulevard
    Central, SC 29630
    (864)397-2900

    1117 students
    Year: 2005
  • Easley East End Elementary School
    505 East Second Avenue
    Easley, SC 29640
    (864)397-1700

    750 students
    Year: 2008
  • Summerville Flowertown Elementary School
    20 King Charles Circle
    Summerville, SC 29485
    (843)871-7400

    1046 students
    Year: 2013
  • Myrtle Beach Forestbrook Elementary School
    4000 Panthers Parkway
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
    (843)236-8100

    1033 students
    Year: 2003, 2012
  • Myrtle Beach Forestbrook Middle School
    4430 Gator Lane
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
    (843)236-7300

    1269 students
    Year: 2015
  • Fort Mill Fort Mill High School
    225 Munn Road
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803)548-1900

    1991 students
    Year: 2018
  • Gadsden Gadsden Elementary School
    1660 South Goodwin Circle
    Gadsden, SC 29052
    (803)353-2231

    144 students
    Year: 2011
  • Fort Mill Gold Hill Elementary School
    1000 Dave Gibson Boulevard
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803)548-8250

    682 students
    Year: 2007
  • Greenville Greenville Technical Charter High School Charter School
    506 South Pleasantburg
    Greenville, SC 29606
    (864)250-8845

    406 students
    Year: 2010
  • North Augusta Hammond Hill Elementary School
    901 West Woodlawn Avenue
    North Augusta, SC 29841
    (803)442-6170

    774 students
    Year: 2012
  • Hanahan Hanahan Elementary School
    4000 Mabeline Road
    Hanahan, SC 29410
    (843)553-3290

    1216 students
    Year: 2014
  • Hanahan Hanahan Middle School
    5815 Murray Drive
    Hanahan, SC 29410
    (843)820-3800

    860 students
    Year: 2014
  • Conway Hcs Early College High School Magnet School
    2050 Highway 501 East Hgtc, Bu
    Conway, SC 29528
    (843)349-7102

    383 students
    Year: 2017
  • Pickens Holly Springs Elementary School
    120 Holly Springs School Road
    Pickens, SC 29671
    (864)397-2000

    193 students
    Year: 2011
  • Honea Path Honea Path Elementary School
    806 East Greer Street
    Honea Path, SC 29654
    (864)369-7612

    616 students
    Year: 2004
  • Goose Creek Howe Hall Aims Elementary School Magnet School
    115 Howe Hall Road
    Goose Creek, SC 29445
    (843)820-3899

    419 students
    Year: 2010
  • Columbia Irmo High School Magnet School
    6671 St. Andrews Road
    Columbia, SC 29212
    (803)476-3000

    1447 students
    Year: 2003
  • Mount Pleasant Jennie Moore Elementary School Magnet School
    2725 Bulrush Basket Lane
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843)849-2815

    1123 students
    Year: 2007
  • Blythewood Lake Carolina Elementary Lower Campus
    1151 Kelly Mill Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)714-1300

    460 students
    Year: 2008
  • Myrtle Beach Lakewood Elementary School
    1675 Highway 396
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29575
    (843)650-6768

    1094 students
    Year: 2015
  • Lexington Lexington High School
    2463 Augusta Highway
    Lexington, SC 29072
    (803)821-3400

    1796 students
    Year: 2006
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