Charleston Private Schools

All Schools
(27)
 
High Schools
(8)
Elementary Schools
(25)
Preschools
(11)
Public Schools
(28)
There are 27 private schools in Charleston, SC, serving 6,588 students.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body, which is less than the SC state average of 14%.
78% of Charleston private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Roman Catholic).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the state private school average of 11:1.

Charleston, South Carolina Private Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • CharlestonAddlestone Hebrew Academy
    (Jewish)
    1639 Wallenberg Blvd
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)571-1105
    (Jewish)
    152 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • CharlestonAshley Hall School
    All-girls 
    172 Rutledge Avenue
    CharlestonSC29403
    (843)722-4088
    All-girls
    662 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • CharlestonAshley River Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    1101 Savannah Highway
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)556-2681
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    150 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • CharlestonBishop England High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    363 Seven Farms Dr
    CharlestonSC29492
    (843)849-9599
    (Roman Catholic)
    668 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CharlestonBlessed Sacrament School
    (Roman Catholic)
    7 Saint Teresa Dr
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)766-2128
    (Roman Catholic)
    320 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CharlestonCapers Preparatory Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    1941 Bees Ferry Rd
    CharlestonSC29414
    (843)557-1821
    (Christian)
    27 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CharlestonCharles Towne Montessori School
    Montessori School
    56 Leinbach Dr
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)571-1140
    Montessori School
    132 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • CharlestonThe Charleston Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    888-A King St
    CharlestonSC29403
    (843)577-4495
    (Roman Catholic)
    170 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CharlestonCharleston Christian School
    (Presbyterian)
    2234 Plainview Rd
    CharlestonSC29414
    (843)556-4480
    (Presbyterian)
    83 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • CharlestonCharleston Day School
    15 Archdale St
    CharlestonSC29401
    (843)377-0315
    197 students | Gr. 2-9                      
  • CharlestonCharleston Sda School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2518 Savannah Hwy
    CharlestonSC29414
    (843)571-7519
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    32 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • CharlestonCooper School The
    Alternative School
    13 Oakdale Pl
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)573-1033
    Alternative School
    74 students | Gr. K-5                      
  • CharlestonFirst Baptist School
    (Baptist)
    48 Meeting St
    CharlestonSC29401
    (843)722-6646
    (Baptist)
    488 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CharlestonGrace Weekday School
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    1601 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)766-1621
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    182 students | Gr. NS-1                      
  • CharlestonHarbor View Presbyterian Churc
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    900 Harborview Rd.
    CharlestonSC29412
    (843)795-4077
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    41 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • CharlestonJames Island Christian School
    (Christian)
    15 Crosscreek Drive
    CharlestonSC29412
    (843)795-1762
    (Christian)
    160 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CharlestonMason Preparatory School
    56 Halsey Blvd
    CharlestonSC29401
    (843)723-0664
    326 students | Gr. 2-9                      
  • CharlestonNativity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1125 Pittsford Cir
    CharlestonSC29412
    (843)795-3975
    (Roman Catholic)
    195 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • CharlestonNew Israel Christian School
    (Episcopal)
    69 Simons St
    CharlestonSC29403
    (843)723-5500
    (Episcopal)
    85 students | Gr. K-2                      
  • CharlestonNorthwood Academy
    (Christian)
    2263 Otranto Road
    CharlestonSC29406
    (843)572-0940
    (Christian)
    811 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • CharlestonThe O'quinn School
    Daycare / Preschool
    1567 Harbor View Rd
    CharlestonSC29412
    (843)795-6708
    Daycare / Preschool
    312 students | Gr. K                      
  • CharlestonPalmetto Academy, Inc.
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    913 Wappoo Road
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)571-7740
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    22 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • CharlestonPorter-gaud School
    (Episcopal)
    300 Albemarle Rd
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)556-3620
    (Episcopal)
    878 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • CharlestonRemount Baptist Daycare
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    1520 Remount Road
    CharlestonSC29406
    (843)747-7403
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    108 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • CharlestonSt. Andrews Presbyterian Weekday School
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    712 Wappoo Road
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)571-6426
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    75 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • CharlestonTrinity Montessori School
    Montessori School (Christian)
    1293 Orange Grove Rd
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)556-6686
    Montessori School (Christian)
    97 students | Gr. K                      
  • CharlestonWestminster Presbyterian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    1157 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)571-0321
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    141 students | Gr. K                      

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