Top 5 Best Pickens Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,516 students in Pickens, SC. Pickens has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Pickens, SC are Ambler Elementary School, Youth Leadership Academy and Pickens High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pickens, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 48% statewide average). Schools in Pickens have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of South Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).

Best Pickens, SC Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ambler Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
838 Ambler School Road
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 397-1200
Grades: PK-5
| 357 students
Rank: #22.
Youth Leadership Academy
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
698 Concord Church Road
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 898-4511
Grades: 6-8
| 144 students
Rank: #33.
Pickens High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4314 Moorefield Memorial Highw
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 397-3600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,322 students
Rank: #44.
Hagood Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
435 Sparks Lane
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 397-1900
Grades: PK-5
| 489 students
Rank: #55.
Pickens Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
567 Hampton Avenue
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 397-2300
Grades: PK-5
| 514 students
Rank: #66.
Pickens Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
140 Torch Lane
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 397-4100
Grades: 6-8
| 690 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Pickens, South Carolina

Pickens, South Carolina Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1755 Shady Grove Road
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 397-1300
Grades: PK-5
| 208 students
120 Holly Springs School Road
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 397-2000
Grades: PK-5
| 193 students

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