Porter-gaud School

300 Albemarle Rd
Charleston, SC 29407-0294
     Tel: (843)556-3620
        
   
Grades: 1 - 12 | 898 students
Porter-Gaud School is a coeducational, independent, college-preparatory, day school.
In accordance with our ties to the Episcopal Church, we acknowledge the sovereignty of God, recognize the worth of the individual, and seek to cultivate a school community that endows its citizens with a foundation of character and intellect.
Porter-Gaud fosters a challenging academic environment that honors excellence in teaching and learning, respects differences, expects honesty, and applauds achievement.
The school strives to create an environment that nurtures and protects what we value most in our children their faith, their curiosity, their talents, their integrity, their humanity, and their dreams.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 898 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Porter-gaud School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is James Island Christian School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mason Preparatory School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The O'quinn School (1.2 miles away)
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  • CharlestonMason Preparatory School
    56 Halsey Blvd
    CharlestonSC 29401
    (843)723-0664
    1 mi | 335 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • CharlestonThe O'quinn School
    Daycare / Preschool
    1567 Harbor View Rd
    CharlestonSC 29412
    (843)795-6708
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.2 mi | 623 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • CharlestonJames Island Christian School
      (Christian)
    15 Crosscreek Drive
    CharlestonSC 29412
    (843)795-1762
      (Christian)
    1.2 mi | 160 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CharlestonBlessed Sacrament School
      (Roman Catholic)
    7 Saint Teresa Dr
    CharlestonSC 29407
    (843)766-2128
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | 320 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CharlestonAshley Hall School
    All-girls
    172 Rutledge Avenue
    CharlestonSC 29403
    (843)722-4088
    All-girls
    1.4 mi | 662 students | Gr. NS-12                      

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