Orangeburg School District

102 Founder's Court
Orangeburg, SC 29118
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2023 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 11,739 students in Orangeburg School District.
Public Schools in Orangeburg School District have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 38%).
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 51% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (SC)
# Schools
29 Schools
1,280 Schools
# Students
11,739 Students
766,302 Students
# Teachers
744 Teachers
52,099 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

The school district's graduation rate of 79% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (SC)
Overall District Rank
#61 out of 83 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
48%
Graduation Rate
79%
85%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.40
0.65
# American Indian Students
15 Students
2,263 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
87 Students
12,871 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
481 Students
87,155 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
11%
# Black Students
8,877 Students
250,168 Students
% Black Students
76%
33%
# White Students
2,041 Students
373,848 Students
% White Students
17%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
10 Students
984 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
228 Students
38,764 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
399
20,837
# Students in K Grade:
745
51,543
# Students in 1st Grade:
776
55,077
# Students in 2nd Grade:
831
54,901
# Students in 3rd Grade:
838
55,934
# Students in 4th Grade:
880
56,543
# Students in 5th Grade:
887
57,229
# Students in 6th Grade:
984
60,742
# Students in 7th Grade:
989
62,102
# Students in 8th Grade:
945
62,612
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,092
66,199
# Students in 10th Grade:
898
59,504
# Students in 11th Grade:
742
52,853
# Students in 12th Grade:
733
50,226
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

Best Orangeburg School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: n/an/a
Bethune-bowman Elementary School
Math: <50%
4857 Charleston Highway
Rowesville, SC 29133
(803) 533-6371
Grades: PK-5
| 277 students
Rank: n/an/a
Bethune-bowman Middle/high
Math: 11-19%
4857 Charleston Highway
Rowesville, SC 29133
(803) 516-6011
Grades: 6-12
| 360 students
Rank: n/an/a
Branchville High School
Math: 21-39%
1349 Dorange Road
Branchville, SC 29432
(803) 274-8875
Grades: 6-12
| 319 students
Rank: n/an/a
Brookdale Elementary School
Math: 21-39%
394 Brookdale Drive
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-5982
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: n/an/a
Carver Edisto Middle School
Math: 10-14%
2018 Carver School Road
Cope, SC 29038
(803) 534-3554
Grades: 6-8
| 611 students
Rank: n/an/a
Dover Elementary School
Math: 11-19%
1411 Bedford Avenue
North, SC 29112
(803) 247-2184
Grades: PK-5
| 257 students
Rank: n/an/a
Edisto Elementary School
Math: 17%
136 Woodolive Lane
Orangeburg, SC 29515
(803) 531-7646
Grades: 3-5
| 483 students
Rank: n/an/a
Edisto High School
Math: 20-29%
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
Elloree Elementary School
Math: ≤20%
200 Warrior Drive
Elloree, SC 29047
(803) 897-2233
Grades: PK-8
| 415 students
Rank: n/an/a
Holly Hill Elementary School
Math: 21-39%
1490 Brant Avenue
Holly Hill, SC 29059
(803) 496-3464
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: n/an/a
Holly Hill-roberts Middle School
Math: 11-19%
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
Rank: n/an/a
3656 Tee Vee Road
Santee, SC 29142
(803) 854-9213
Grades: 9-12
| 688 students
Rank: n/an/a
Lockett Elementary School
Math: 20-29%
1349 Dorange Road
Branchville, SC 29432
(803) 274-8588
Grades: PK-5
| 226 students
Rank: n/an/a
Marshall Elementary School
Math: <50%
1441 Marshall Street
Orangeburg, SC 29118
(803) 534-7865
Grades: PK-5
| 680 students
Rank: n/an/a
Mellichamp Elementary School
Math: 30-39%
350 Murray Road
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-8044
Grades: 3-5
| 219 students
Rank: n/an/a
North Middle/high
Math: 6-9%
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
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School
Math: 20-24%
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
Robert E. Howard Middle School
Math: ≤20%
1255 Belleville Road
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-5470
Grades: 6-8
| 421 students
Rank: n/an/a
St. James-gaillard Elementary School
Math: ≤20%
1555 Gardensgate Road
Eutawville, SC 29048
(803) 492-7927
Grades: PK-5
| 251 students
Rank: n/an/a
Sheridan Elementary School
Math: 6-9%
1139 Hillsboro Road
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-7504
Grades: PK-5
| 487 students
Rank: n/an/a
Vance-providence Elementary School
Math: ≤20%
633 Camden Road
Vance, SC 29163
(803) 492-7766
Grades: PK-5
| 216 students
Rank: n/an/a
Whittaker Elementary School
Math: <50%
790 Whittaker Parkway
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 534-6559
Grades: PK-5
| 410 students
Rank: n/an/a
William J. Clark Middle School
Math: 10-14%
919 Bennett Avenue
Orangeburg, SC 29115
(803) 531-2200
Grades: 6-8
| 716 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 29 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 11,739 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 79%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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