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For the 2021 school year, there are 19 public schools in Georgetown County, SC, serving 9,443 students. Georgetown County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
Georgetown County, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Georgetown County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of South Carolina public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Georgetown County, SC are Waccamaw Elementary School, Waccamaw High School and Waccamaw Intermediate. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Top Georgetown County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Waccamaw Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1364 Waverly Road
    Pawleys Island, SC 29585
    (843) 237-4233

    Grades: PK-3 | 547 students
  • Waccamaw High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2412 Kings River Road
    Pawleys Island, SC 29585
    (843) 237-9899

    Grades: 9-12 | 859 students
  • Waccamaw Intermediate Math: 59% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    320 Wildcat Way
    Pawleys Island, SC 29585
    (843) 237-7071

    Grades: 4-6 | 526 students
  • Andrews High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12890 County Line Road
    Andrews, SC 29510
    (843) 264-3414

    Grades: 9-12 | 593 students
  • Waccamaw Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    247 Wildcat Way
    Pawleys Island, SC 29585
    (843) 237-0106

    Grades: 7-8 | 412 students
  • Georgetown High School Math: 40% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2500 Anthuan Maybank Drive
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 546-8515

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,017 student
  • Coastal Montessori Charter Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    247 Wildcat Way
    Pawleys Island, SC 29585
    (843) 235-0413

    Grades: 1-8 | 245 students
  • Carvers Bay High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13002 Choppee Road
    Hemingway, SC 29554
    (843) 558-6920

    Grades: 9-12 | 379 students
  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    127 Schoolhouse Road
    Hemingway, SC 29554
    (843) 558-9417

    Grades: PK-5 | 372 students
  • Kensington Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    86 Kensington Boulevard
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 546-8511

    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
  • Sampit Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    69 Woodland Avenue
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 527-4411

    Grades: PK-5 | 329 students
  • Brown's Ferry Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7292 Brown's Ferry Road
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 527-1325

    Grades: PK-5 | 165 students
  • Maryville Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2125 Poplar Street
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 546-8423

    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
  • Georgetown Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2400 Anthuan Maybank Drive
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 527-4495

    Grades: 6-8 | 765 students
  • Andrews Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13072 County Line Road
    Andrews, SC 29510
    (843) 264-3419

    Grades: PK-5 | 790 students
  • Plantersville Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1668 Exodus Drive
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 546-8453

    Grades: PK-5 | 108 students
  • Mcdonald Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    532 Mcdonald Road
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 527-3485

    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
  • Carvers Bay Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    13000 Choppee Road
    Hemingway, SC 29554
    (843) 558-6930

    Grades: 6-8 | 273 students
  • Rosemary Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12804 County Line Road
    Andrews, SC 29510
    (843) 264-9780

    Grades: 6-8 | 417 students
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