Top 5 Best South Carolina Special Education Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 special education public schools serving 427 students in South Carolina.
The top ranked special education public schools in South Carolina are Pendergrass Fairwold School, Cedar Springs Academy and Sc School For The Blind Elementary Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
South Carolina special education public schools have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 48% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).

Best South Carolina Special Education Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pendergrass Fairwold School
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5935 Token Street
Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 735-3435
Grades: PK-12
| 84 students
Rank: #22.
Cedar Springs Academy
Special Education School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
355 Cedar Springs Road
Spartanburg, SC 29302
(864) 577-7771
Grades: PK-12
| 82 students
Rank: #33.
Sc School For The Blind Elementary Middle School
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
355 Cedar Springs Road
Spartanburg, SC 29302
(864) 577-7600
Grades: PK-8
| 36 students
Rank: #44.
Washington Center
Special Education School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2 Betty Spencer Drive
Greenville, SC 29607
(864) 355-0250
Grades: PK-12
| 129 students
Rank: #55.
Sc School For The Deaf Elementary Middle School
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
355 Cedar Springs Road
Spartanburg, SC 29302
(864) 577-7743
Grades: PK-8
| 51 students
Sc School For The Blind High School
Special Education School
Reading: ≥50%
355 Cedar Springs Road
Spartanburg, SC 29302
(864) 577-7600
Grades: 9-12
| 19 students
Sc School For The Deaf High School
Special Education School
355 Cedar Spring Road
Spartanburg, SC 29302
(864) 577-7743
Grades: 9-12
| 26 students

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