Porter-gaud School

Tel: (843)556-3620
  • 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.: 14%
Students by Grade Porter-gaud School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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