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For the 2021 school year, there are 15 public schools in Gaffney, SC, serving 7,212 students. Gaffney has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
Gaffney, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Gaffney have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of South Carolina public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Gaffney, SC are Gaffney High School, Grassy Pond Elementary School and Corinth Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 40% 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 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Top Gaffney, SC Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Gaffney High School Math: 50% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    149 Twin Lake Road
    Gaffney, SC 29341
    (864) 206-2000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,022 students
  • Grassy Pond Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1146 Boiling Springs Highway
    Gaffney, SC 29341
    (864) 206-6671

    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
  • Corinth Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    128 Corinth Road
    Gaffney, SC 29340
    (864) 206-6600

    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
  • Northwest Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    840 Green River Road
    Gaffney, SC 29341
    (864) 206-6727

    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
  • Goucher Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    604 Goucher School Road
    Gaffney, SC 29340
    (864) 206-6890

    Grades: PK-5 | 266 students
  • Granard Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    815 West Rutledge Avenue
    Gaffney, SC 29341
    (864) 206-2302

    Grades: 6-8 | 547 students
  • Draytonville Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2373 Wilkinsville Highway
    Gaffney, SC 29340
    (864) 206-6783

    Grades: PK-5 | 264 students
  • Limestone-central Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    727 Pacolet Highway
    Gaffney, SC 29341
    (864) 206-6620

    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
  • John E. Ewing Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    171 East Junior High Road
    Gaffney, SC 29340
    (864) 206-2449

    Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
  • B. D. Lee Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 Overbrook Drive
    Gaffney, SC 29341
    (864) 206-6432

    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
  • Gaffney Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    805 East Frederick Street
    Gaffney, SC 29340
    (864) 206-6129

    Grades: 6-8 | 555 students
  • Alma Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    213 Alma Street
    Gaffney, SC 29340
    (864) 206-6482

    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
  • Mary Bramlett Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 Spruce Street
    Gaffney, SC 29340
    (864) 206-2520

    Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
  • Luther L. Vaughan Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    192 Vaughan Road
    Gaffney, SC 29341
    (864) 206-6054

    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
  • Cherokee Technology Center Vocational School
    3206 Cherokee Avenue
    Gaffney, SC 29340
    (864) 206-2576

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a student
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