Lowcountry Prep School

300 Blue Stem Dr,
Pawleys Island, SC, 29585-0295
Tel: (843)237-4147
Grades: PK - 12 | 128 students
Lowcountry Preparatory School is an independent coeducational college preparatory day school for students in Grades K3-12th.
It is dedicated to providing a rigorous academic program supported by a balanced program of the arts, athletics, and community service.  Lowcountry is currently submitting application for IB Programme.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Other
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1995

Student Body

Total Students 128 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Lowcountry Prep School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 12 students
Advanced Courses AP Calculus,  AP Environmental Science,  AP Literature  
Average SAT score 1200

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,800
% on Financial Aid 30%
Admissions Director Jamie Prosser
Admissions Associate Ginny Deeter

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringGolf,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chinese, art, chess, community service, drama, film, guitar, indoor soccer, literary magazine, photography, yearbook Chinese, art, chess, drama, film, guitar, indoor soccer, photography, yearbook, community service,
literary magazine,

School Notes:

  • The Lowcountry Preparatory School community functions as an extended family that shares the goal of educating caring, responsible, and resourceful young people for the challenges of a complex and changing world.

  • Profile last updated: 01/17/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Amikids Georgetown (6.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pawleys Island Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tara Hall School (6.6 miles away)
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