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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools in Walterboro, SC, serving 4,867 students. Walterboro has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
Walterboro, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Walterboro have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of South Carolina public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Walterboro, SC are Colleton County High School, Northside Elementary School and Forest Hills Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Top Walterboro, SC Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Colleton County High School Math: 32% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    150 Cougar Nation Drive
    Walterboro, SC 29488
    (843) 782-0031

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,607 student
  • Northside Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1929 Industrial Road
    Walterboro, SC 29488
    (843) 782-0015

    Grades: 1-5 | 571 students
  • Forest Hills Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    633 Hiers Corner Road
    Walterboro, SC 29488
    (843) 782-4512

    Grades: 1-5 | 663 students
  • Colleton County Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1379 Tuskegee Airmen Drive
    Walterboro, SC 29488
    (843) 782-0040

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,249 student
  • Hendersonville Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6089 Hendersonville Highway
    Walterboro, SC 29488
    (843) 782-0027

    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
  • Black Street Early Childhood Center
    256 Smith Street
    Walterboro, SC 29488
    (843) 782-4516

    Grades: PK-K | 396 students
  • Thunderbolt Career And Technology Center Vocational School
    1069 Thunderbolt Road
    Walterboro, SC 29488
    (843) 782-4514

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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