Top 10 Best Chesterfield County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 16 public schools serving 7,199 students in Chesterfield County, SC. Chesterfield County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Chesterfield County, SC are Chesterfield High School, Central High School and Cheraw High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Chesterfield County, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Chesterfield County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of South Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Chesterfield County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Chesterfield High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    401 North Page Street
    Chesterfield, SC 29709
    (843) 623-2161

    Grades: 9-12 | 512 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Central High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    200 Zion Church Road
    Pageland, SC 29728
    (843) 672-6115

    Grades: 9-12 | 589 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Cheraw High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    649 Chesterfield Highway
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843) 921-1000

    Grades: 9-12 | 682 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Plainview Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    16002 Highway 102
    Patrick, SC 29584
    (843) 498-6633

    Grades: PK-6 | 163 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Jefferson Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    809 West Elizabeth Street
    Jefferson, SC 29718
    (843) 658-3295

    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Ruby Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    249 Thurman Avenue
    Ruby, SC 29741
    (843) 634-6310

    Grades: PK-5 | 275 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Mcbee Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    284 East Maple Avenue
    Mc Bee, SC 29101
    (843) 335-8347

    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Edwards Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2411 West Boulevard
    Chesterfield, SC 29709
    (843) 623-2351

    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Chesterfield-ruby Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14445 Highway 9
    Chesterfield, SC 29709
    (843) 623-9401

    Grades: 6-8 | 384 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Mcbee High School Math: 25% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    264 East Pine Street
    Mc Bee, SC 29101
    (843) 335-8251

    Grades: 7-12 | 491 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Cheraw Intermediate Math: 33% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    421 Chesterfield Highway
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843) 921-1030

    Grades: 3-5 | 484 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Pageland Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    715 West Mcgregor Street
    Pageland, SC 29728
    (843) 672-2400

    Grades: 3-5 | 376 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Long Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1010 West Green Street
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843) 921-1010

    Grades: 6-8 | 442 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    New Heights Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5738 Highway 151
    Jefferson, SC 29718
    (843) 658-6820

    Grades: 6-8 | 514 students
  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Cheraw Primary
    321 High Street
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843) 921-1020

    Grades: PK-2 | 532 students
  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Petersburg Primary
    326 North Arnold Street
    Pageland, SC 29728
    (843) 672-6241

    Grades: PK-2 | 425 students
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