Southside Christian School

2211 Woodruff Rd,
Simpsonville, SC, 29681-0296
Tel: (864)234-7575
Grades: PK - 12 | 1045 students
SCS offers a rigorous college preparatory education that emphasizes the intellectual, physical, and spiritual development of our students.
Our core values of integrity, respect, and responsibility enhance the development of character, leadership, and commitment to service within our students.
Remaining true to our spiritual heritage, SCS is committed to cultivating a biblical worldview within our students, enabling them to live effective and productive lives in service to our Lord Jesus Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian (no specific denomination)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1967
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2007

Student Body

Total Students 1045 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, European History, Physics, Psychology, Statistics, Studio Art, US History, 
Classroom Dress Code Casual
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes For detailed information on tuition and dress code requirements, please visit


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCheeringCross CountryFootball
Track and FieldVolleyballWrestling
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Quiz Team, Beta Club, Bible Quiz Team, Drama Production, National Forensics League, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Student Government, Youth In Government Beta Club, Academic Quiz Team,
Bible Quiz Team,
Drama Production,
National Forensics League,
National Honor Society,
National Junior Honor Society,
Student Government,
Youth In Government,

School Notes:

    • Class of 2013 SAT/ACT top quartile scores: SAT Critical Reading - 696; SAT Math - 713; SAT Writing - 649; ACT - 30.3
    • 2007 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence
    • Comprehensive Fine Arts Program
    • Over 30 Athletic Teams participating in 20 different sports - 75% of the Upper School student body participates in athletics.
    • AP, Honors, and Dual-enrollment programs
    • 11 Music performance groups

    Profile last updated: 04/21/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Greenville Classical Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hope Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Greenville Classical Academy (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greenville Hope Academy    
    Alternative School
    2131 Woodruff Rd Ste 2100
    Greenville , SC , 29607
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  87  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Simpsonville Greenville Classical Academy
    2519 Woodruff Road
    Simpsonville , SC , 29681
    1.1  mi  |  139  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Greenville Mt. Zion Christian School
    724 Garlington Rd
    Greenville , SC , 29615
    1.8  mi  |  116  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Greenville
    Shannon Forest Christian School
    829 Garlington Road
    Greenville , SC , 29615
    1.8  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Simpsonville Immanuel Lutheran School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2820 Woodruff Rd
    Simpsonville , SC , 29681
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2  mi  |  128  students  |  Gr.  K

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