Top 10 Best Greenwood County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 11,156 students in Greenwood County, SC. Greenwood County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Greenwood County, SC are Ninety Six High School, Ware Shoals High School and Ninety Six Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Greenwood County, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Greenwood County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of South Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).

Best Greenwood County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ninety Six High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
640 South Cambridge Street
Ninety Six, SC 29666
(864) 543-2911
Grades: 9-12
| 477 students
Rank: #22.
Ware Shoals High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
56 South Greenwood Avenue
Ware Shoals, SC 29692
(864) 456-7923
Grades: 9-12
| 256 students
Rank: #33.
Ninety Six Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
810 Johnston Road
Ninety Six, SC 29666
(864) 543-4995
Grades: 3-5
| 372 students
Rank: #44.
Hodges Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
4717 Main Street
Hodges, SC 29653
(864) 374-5000
Grades: K-5
| 379 students
Rank: #55.
Emerald High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
150 Bypass 225
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 941-5730
Grades: 9-12
| 855 students
Rank: #66.
Lakeview Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
660 Center Street
Greenwood, SC 29649
(864) 941-5760
Grades: PK-5
| 625 students
Rank: #77.
Merrywood Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
329 Deadfall Road West
Greenwood, SC 29649
(864) 941-5700
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #88.
Springfield Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1608 Florida Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 941-5535
Grades: K-5
| 609 students
Rank: #99.
Greenwood High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1816 Cokesbury Road
Greenwood, SC 29649
(864) 941-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,612 students
Rank: #1010.
Edgewood Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
644 South Cambridge Street
Ninety Six, SC 29666
(864) 543-3511
Grades: 6-8
| 361 students
Rank: #1111.
Westview Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1410 West Alexander Road
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 229-4301
Grades: 6-8
| 631 students
Rank: #1212.
Ware Shoals Elementary Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
45 West Main Street
Ware Shoals, SC 29692
(864) 456-2711
Grades: 5-8
| 289 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Brewer Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Emerald Road
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 941-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 662 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Pinecrest Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
220 East Northside Drive
Greenwood, SC 29649
(864) 941-5580
Grades: K-5
| 489 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Woodfields Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 32% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1032 Emerald Road
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 941-5540
Grades: PK-5
| 638 students
Rank: #1616.
Eleanor S. Rice Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1802 East Durst Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29649
(864) 941-5660
Grades: PK-5
| 549 students
Rank: #1717.
Mathews Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
725 Marshall Road
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 941-5680
Grades: PK-5
| 551 students
Rank: #1818.
Northside Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
431 Deadfall Road West
Greenwood, SC 29649
(864) 941-5780
Grades: 6-8
| 666 students
G. Frank Russell Technology Center
Vocational School
601 East Northside Drive
Greenwood, SC 29649
(864) 941-5750
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1125 Cambridge Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 941-5520
Grades: PK
| 209 students
Ninety Six Primary
121 South Cambridge Street
Ninety Six, SC 29666
(864) 543-3112
Grades: PK-2
| 361 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Greenwood County, SC

Greenwood County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1125 E Cambridge Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 941-5520
Grades: PK-5
| 362 students
2809 Airport Road
Greenwood, SC 29649
(864) 896-1041
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
725 Marshall Road
Greenwood, SC 29646
(864) 227-6711
Grades: 6-8
| 728 students

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