ECS is a K2-12th grade educational institution and has been serving Darlington County since 1963! ECS uses a traditional classroom setting taught from a Chrisian worldview. We offer a college prepratory curriculum, many extra curricular activities, and a competitively priced tuition.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 295 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,850
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Emmanuel Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1963

Student Body

Total Students
295 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Emmanuel Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size
17 students
Average SAT score
1139
Average ACT score
23
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition does not include fees. Preschool and K5 $4,000 Grades 1-5 $4,850 Grades 6-12 $5,200
% on Financial Aid
7%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$500
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Stacie McElveen

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Student Government Association

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama, Excel School of the Arts

School Notes

  • Emmanuel Christian School is a K2-12th grade academic institution, founded for the purpose of educating students from a Christian worldview and committed to maintaining and delivering a strong academic program.  For curriculum, ECS uses ABeka in the lower school and mostly Bob Jones University Press in the upper school.  Athletically, over the years and more recently ECS has won multiple state championships, especially in Baseball and Softball.  ECS admits students of any race, color, national, or ethnic origin to all the rights, priveledges, programs, activites generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in adminsitration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, athletic and other school administered programs.
  • Check ECS out on the web at ecscrusaders.com or on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ECSCrusaders/.
Profile last updated: 09/14/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 295 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,850
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $7,110 for elementary schools and $7,211 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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