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The top ranked public schools in South Carolina state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in South Carolina is 45%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 45%.
The top ranked public schools in South Carolina are Hcs Early College High School, Brashier Middle College and Buist Academy. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Mount Pleasant, Fort Mill and Clover.

Top Ranked Public Schools in South Carolina (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Hcs Early College High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-122050 Highway 501 East Hgtc
    ConwaySC 29528
    (843) 349-3131

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Brashier Middle CollegeCharter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121830 West Georgia Road
    SimpsonvilleSC 29680
    (864) 757-1800

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Buist AcademyMagnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 93% (Top 1%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8103 Calhoun Street
    CharlestonSC 29401
    (843) 724-7750

  • Rank: #44.
    Fort Mill High SchoolMath: 90% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 90% (Top 1%) Reading: 94% (Top 1%)Math: 90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12215 North Highway 21 Bypass
    Fort MillSC 29715
    (803) 548-1900

  • Rank: #55.
    Wando High SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 93% (Top 1%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 93% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121000 Warrior Way
    Mount PleasantSC 29466
    (843) 881-8200

  • Rank: #66.
    Oceanside Collegiate AcademyCharter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12580 Faison Street
    Mount PleasantSC 29466
    (843) 936-7128

  • Rank: #77.
    Greenville Technical Charter High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 5%)Math: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12506 Pleasantburg Drive Buildin
    GreenvilleSC 29607
    (864) 250-8949

  • Rank: #88.
    Charleston School Of The ArtsMagnet School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 87% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-125109-b West Enterprise Street
    North CharlestonSC 29405
    (843) 529-4990

  • Rank: #99.
    Bluffton High SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 89% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1212 H. E. Mccracken Circle
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843) 706-8800

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Meeting Street Academy-spartanburgMath: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: ≥90% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-4201 East Broad Street Suite 11
    SpartanburgSC 29306
    (864) 253-1800

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Nation Ford High SchoolMath: 82% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 87% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121400 Ao Jones Boulevard
    Fort MillSC 29715
    (803) 396-9902

  • Rank: #1212.
    James Byrnes Freshman AcademyMath: 92% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9100 Rowe Street
    DuncanSC 29334
    (864) 949-2320

  • Rank: #1313.
    Rollings Middle School Of The ArtsMath: 82% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 85% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8815 South Main Street
    SummervilleSC 29483
    (843) 873-3610

  • Rank: #1414.
    Greer Middle College Charter High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12138 West Mcelhaney Road
    TaylorsSC 29687
    (864) 469-7571

  • Rank: #1515.
    Riverside High SchoolMath: 78% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 78% (Top 5%) Reading: 90% (Top 5%)Math: 78% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 90% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12794 Hammett Bridge Road
    GreerSC 29650
    (864) 355-7800

  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    James Island Charter High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 86% (Top 5%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121000 Ft. Johnson Road
    CharlestonSC 29412
    (843) 762-2754

  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Spring Hill High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1211629 Broad River Road
    ChapinSC 29036
    (803) 476-8700

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    Abbeville High SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12701 Washington Street
    AbbevilleSC 29620
    (864) 366-5916

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    Landrum High SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1218818 Asheville Highway
    LandrumSC 29356
    (864) 457-2606

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    Montessori Community SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-82122 Wood Avenue
    CharlestonSC 29414
    (843) 769-0346

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    Powdersville High SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12145 Hood Road
    GreenvilleSC 29611
    (864) 312-5641

  • Rank: #2222.
    Spring Valley High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12120 Sparkleberry Lane
    ColumbiaSC 29229
    (803) 699-3500

  • Rank: #2323.
    Augusta Circle Elementary SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 86% (Top 1%) Reading: 79% (Top 10%)Math: 86% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-5100 Winyah Street
    GreenvilleSC 29605
    (864) 355-1200

  • Rank: #2424.
    River Bluff High SchoolMath: 75% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75% (Top 10%) Reading: 91% (Top 5%)Math: 75% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12320 Corley Mill Road
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803) 821-0700

  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Mt. Pleasant AcademyMath: 82% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 10%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-5605 Center Street
    Mount PleasantSC 29464
    (843) 849-2826

  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Tega Cay Elementary SchoolMath: 88% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 88% (Top 1%) Reading: 77% (Top 10%)Math: 88% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-52185 Gold Hill Road
    Fort MillSC 29708
    (803) 548-8282

  • Rank: #2727.
    Green Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 10%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-101440 Pelham Road
    GreenvilleSC 29615
    (864) 288-4134

  • Rank: #2828.
    St. James High SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 10%) Reading: 92% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1210800 Highway 707
    Murrells InletSC 29576
    (843) 650-5600

  • Rank: #2929.
    May River High SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 76% (Top 10%) Reading: 86% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12601 New Riverside Road
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843) 836-4900

  • Rank: #3030.
    Blythewood High SchoolMath: 72% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 72% (Top 10%) Reading: 91% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-1210901 Wilson Boulevard
    BlythewoodSC 29016
    (803) 691-4090

  • Rank: #3131.
    Mayo High For Math Science & TechnologyMagnet School
    Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: ≥80% (Top 5%) Reading: ≥80% (Top 10%)Math: ≥80% (Top 5%)
    Reading: ≥80% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 9-12405 Chestnut Street
    DarlingtonSC 29532
    (843) 398-2650

  • Rank: #3232.
    Socastee High SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 74% (Top 10%) Reading: 86% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-124900 Socastee Boulevard
    Myrtle BeachSC 29588
    (843) 293-2513

  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Aynor High SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 10%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12201 Jordanville Road
    AynorSC 29511
    (843) 488-7100

  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Johnsonville High SchoolMath: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-79% (Top 10%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)Math: 70-79% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12237 South Georgetown Highway
    JohnsonvilleSC 29555
    (843) 386-2707

  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Pendleton High SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 10%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-127324 Highway 187
    AndersonSC 29625
    (864) 403-2100

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