Top 3 Best 29479 South Carolina Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,133 students in 29479, SC (there are 1 private school, serving 33 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in 29479, SC are educated in public schools (compared to the SC state average of 92%).
The top ranked public schools in 29479, SC are Timberland High School, St. Stephen Elementary School and St. Stephen Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 29479 have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in 29479, SC have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of South Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Best 29479, SC Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Timberland High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 75-79%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1418 Gravel Hill Road
Saint Stephen, SC 29479
(843) 567-8110
Grades: 9-12
| 636 students
Rank: #22.
St. Stephen Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1053 Russelville Road
Saint Stephen, SC 29479
(843) 567-2813
Grades: PK-5
| 284 students
Rank: #33.
St. Stephen Middle School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
225 Carolina Avenue
Saint Stephen, SC 29479
(843) 567-3128
Grades: 6-8
| 213 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 29479, SC?
The top ranked public schools in 29479, SC include Timberland High School, St. Stephen Elementary School and St. Stephen Middle School.
How many public schools are located in 29479, SC?
3 public schools are located in 29479, SC.
What percentage of students in 29479, SC go to public school?
97% of all K-12 students in 29479, SC are educated in public schools (compared to the SC state average of 92%).
What is the racial composition of students in 29479, SC?
29479, SC public schools minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public schools average of 52% (majority Black).

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