Lowcountry Preparatory School with its coeducational, K through 12th grade program excels at preparing students for college, for leadership, and for life. Our attentive, intellectually stimulating community provides a demanding curriculum - academic, artistic, athletic, and service to others. Based on our Judeo-Christian heritage, we challenge our students to become informed, bold, resourceful, resilient, and ethical global citizens. We expect our graduates to shape and changing world. School membership affiliations include: Cognia, Advanced Placement (AP), and Southern Association of Independent Schools.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 223 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,200
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: Mar. 1 / Mar. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Lowcountry Preparatory 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 Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1995

Student Body

Total Students
223 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade
Lowcountry Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
12 students
Number of AP Courses
17 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Art 2D/3D, AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Comparative Government and Politics, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP French Language and Culture, AP Literature, AP Macroeconomics, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History, AP Word History: Modern
Average SAT score
1300
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Khaki shorts or pants and Polo Shirt with school logo.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Mar. 1 / Mar. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
K5-5th: $10,200 6th-8th: $11,800 9th-12th: $12,400
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions Director
Col Scott Gibson
Admissions Associate
Tina Flaherty

Sports

Total Sports Offered
9 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, community service, Debate Club, drama, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), photography, Science Club, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
art

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.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 223 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,200
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: Mar. 1 / Mar. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $7,899 for elementary schools and $8,104 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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