Top 10 Best Orangeburg County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 31 public schools serving 12,306 students in Orangeburg County, SC (there are 9 private schools, serving 1,396 private students). 90% of all K-12 students in Orangeburg County, SC are educated in public schools compared to the SC state average of 92%. Orangeburg County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Orangeburg County, SC are Newberry High School, Felton Laboratory Charter School and Bethune-bowman Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Orangeburg County, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 49% statewide average). Schools in Orangeburg County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of South Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 51% (majority Black).

Best Orangeburg County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Newberry High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3113 Main Street
Bowman, SC 29018
(803) 321-2621
Grades: 9-12
| 686 students
Rank: #22.
Felton Laboratory Charter School
Charter School
Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
115 Lance Street
Orangeburg, SC 29116
(803) 536-7034
Grades: K-8
| 364 students
Rank: n/an/a
4857 Charleston Highway
Rowesville, SC 29133
(803) 533-6371
Grades: PK-5
| 277 students
Rank: n/an/a
4857 Charleston Highway
Rowesville, SC 29133
(803) 516-6011
Grades: 6-12
| 360 students
Rank: n/an/a
1349 Dorange Road
Branchville, SC 29432
(803) 274-8875
Grades: 6-12
| 319 students
Rank: n/an/a
394 Brookdale Drive
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-5982
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: n/an/a
2018 Carver School Road
Cope, SC 29038
(803) 534-3554
Grades: 6-8
| 611 students
Rank: n/an/a
Cope Area Career Center
Vocational School
6052 Slab Landing Road
Cope, SC 29038
(803) 534-7661
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
1411 Bedford Avenue
North, SC 29112
(803) 247-2184
Grades: PK-5
| 257 students
Rank: n/an/a
Edisto High School
500 R.m. Foster Drive
Cordova, SC 29039
(803) 536-1553
Grades: 9-12
| 639 students
Rank: n/an/a
Edisto Primary
3239 Cordova Road
Cordova, SC 29039
(803) 536-4782
Grades: PK-2
| 539 students
Rank: n/an/a
200 Warrior Drive
Elloree, SC 29047
(803) 897-2233
Grades: PK-8
| 415 students
Rank: n/an/a
1490 Brant Avenue
Holly Hill, SC 29059
(803) 496-3464
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: n/an/a
530 Hesseman Street
Holly Hill, SC 29059
(803) 496-3818
Grades: 6-8
| 459 students
Rank: n/an/a
7066 Norway Road
Neeses, SC 29107
(803) 263-4441
Grades: PK-5
| 181 students
Rank: n/an/a
7066 Norway Road
Neeses, SC 29107
(803) 263-4832
Grades: 6-12
| 238 students
3656 Tee Vee Road
Santee, SC 29142
(803) 854-9213
Grades: 9-12
| 688 students
Rank: n/an/a
1349 Dorange Road
Branchville, SC 29432
(803) 274-8588
Grades: PK-5
| 226 students
Rank: n/an/a
1441 Marshall Street
Orangeburg, SC 29118
(803) 534-7865
Grades: PK-5
| 680 students
Rank: n/an/a
350 Murray Road
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-8044
Grades: 3-5
| 219 students
Rank: n/an/a
North Middle/high
692 Cromer Avenue
North, SC 29112
(803) 247-2541
Grades: 6-12
| 280 students
Rank: n/an/a
Ocsd High School For Health Professions
Charter School
130 Howard Hill Drive
Orangeburg, SC 29118
(803) 535-1693
Grades: 9-12
| 390 students
Rank: n/an/a
The Orangeburg Technology Center
Vocational School
3720 Magnolia Street
Orangeburg, SC 29118
(803) 536-4473
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
601 Bruin Parkway
Orangeburg, SC 29118
(803) 534-6180
Grades: 9-12
| 1,111 students
Rank: n/an/a
350 Thomas B. Eklund Circle
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-2949
Grades: PK-2
| 219 students
Rank: n/an/a
1255 Belleville Road
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-5470
Grades: 6-8
| 421 students
Rank: n/an/a
1555 Gardensgate Road
Eutawville, SC 29048
(803) 492-7927
Grades: PK-5
| 251 students
Rank: n/an/a
1139 Hillsboro Road
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-7504
Grades: PK-5
| 487 students
Rank: n/an/a
633 Camden Road
Vance, SC 29163
(803) 492-7766
Grades: PK-5
| 216 students
Rank: n/an/a
790 Whittaker Parkway
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-6559
Grades: PK-5
| 410 students
Rank: n/an/a
919 Bennett Avenue
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 531-2200
Grades: 6-8
| 716 students
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Orangeburg County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
200 Warrior Drive
Elloree, SC 29047
(803) 897-2232
Grades: 7-12
| 384 students
200 Warrior Dr
Elloree, SC 29047
(803) 897-2232
Grades: 6-8
| 119 students
1195 St. Matthews Road, Suite
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 414-7017
Grades: 6-12
| 69 students
530 Hesseman Ave
Holly Hill, SC 29059
(803) 496-1566
Grades: 6-8
| 73 students

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