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For the 2021 school year, there are 65 public schools serving 48,012 students in York County, SC. York County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in York County, SC are Fort Mill High School, Nation Ford High School and Tega Cay Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
York County, SC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in York County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of South Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).

Top York County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Fort Mill High School Math: 90% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    215 North Highway 21 Bypass
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 548-1900

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,222 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Nation Ford High School Math: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1400 Ao Jones Boulevard
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 396-9902

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,108 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Tega Cay Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2185 Gold Hill Road
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 548-8282

    Grades: K-5 | 794 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Doby's Bridge Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1000 Dragon Way
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 835-5200

    Grades: K-5 | 978 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Gold Hill Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1000 Dave Gibson Boulevard
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 548-8250

    Grades: K-5 | 953 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Pleasant Knoll Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2320 Pleasant Road
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 396-9613

    Grades: 6-8 | 839 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Crowders Creek Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5515 Charlotte Highway
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 810-8500

    Grades: PK-5 | 745 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Griggs Road Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    100 Griggs Road
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 222-5777

    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Orchard Park Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    474 Third Baxter Street
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 548-8170

    Grades: K-5 | 756 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Clover High School Math: 69% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1625 Highway 55 East
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 810-8200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,327 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Oakridge Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5670 Oakridge Road
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 631-8400

    Grades: PK-5 | 648 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Pleasant Knoll Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2346 Pleasant Road
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 835-0090

    Grades: K-5 | 711 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Gold Hill Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1025 Dave Gibson Boulevard
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 548-8300

    Grades: 6-8 | 709 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Northwestern High School Math: 63% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2503 West Main Street
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 981-1200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,861 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Rock Hill High School Math: 62% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    320 West Springdale Road
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 981-1300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,992 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Fort Mill Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    192 Springfield Parkway
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 547-7546

    Grades: PK-5 | 836 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Oakridge Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5650 Highway 557
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 631-8000

    Grades: 6-8 | 954 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Larne Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3598 Filbert Highway
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 810-8600

    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Springfield Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1691 Springfield Parkway
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 584-8150

    Grades: K-5 | 656 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Banks Trail Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1640 Banks Road
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 578-2990

    Grades: 6-8 | 742 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Bethel Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6000 Highway 55 East
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 831-7816

    Grades: PK-5 | 483 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Springfield Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1711 Springfield Parkway
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 548-8199

    Grades: 6-8 | 569 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Riverview Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1300 Spratt Street
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 548-4677

    Grades: PK-5 | 729 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    South Pointe High School Math: 55% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    801 Neely Road
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 980-2100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,362 student
  • Rank: #2525.
    Kinard Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    201 Pressly Street
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 810-8700

    Grades: PK-5 | 410 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Fort Mill Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    200 Springfield Parkway
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 547-5553

    Grades: 6-8 | 606 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Sugar Creek Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1599 Farm House Road
    Fort Mill, SC 29715
    (803) 835-0150

    Grades: PK-5 | 803 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    York Comprehensive High School Math: 54% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    275 East Alexander Love Highwa
    York, SC 29745
    (803) 684-2336

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,584 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    York Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1047 Golden Gate Court
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 324-4400

    Grades: K-12 | 1,621 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Bethany Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    337 Maynard Grayson Road
    Clover, SC 29710
    (803) 810-8800

    Grades: PK-5 | 409 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Sunset Park Center For Accelerated Studies Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1036 Ogden Road
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 981-1260

    Grades: K-5 | 470 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Richmond Drive Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1162 Richmond Drive
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 981-1930

    Grades: K-5 | 706 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Lesslie Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    250 Neely Store Road
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 981-1910

    Grades: K-5 | 338 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    India Hook Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2068 Yukon Drive
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 985-1600

    Grades: K-5 | 608 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Old Pointe Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    380 Old Pointe School Road
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 980-2040

    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
  • Show 30 more public schools in York County, SC (out of 65 total schools)
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