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  • The average private school in South Carolina has approximately 160 students (2018-19).
  • The private schools with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The largest private school in South Carolina is Bob Jones Academy with 1,145 students.

Largest South Carolina Private Schools (2018-19)

  • School # Students Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Bob Jones Academy
    Bob Jones Academy Photo - Bob Jones Academy's fine arts program includes art, speech and music. The music program includes two bands, an orchestra and two choirs as well as music lessons offered through Bob Jones University.
    Students: 1,145
    Grades: PK-121700 Wade Hampton Blvd
    Greenville, SC 29614

  • Rank: #22.
    Christ Church Episcopal School
    Christ Church Episcopal School Photo - CCES students attend weekly chapel services offered in the Episcopal tradition, but the school welcomes students of all faiths.
    Students: 1,098
    Grades: K-12245 Cavalier Drive
    Greenville, SC 29607

  • Rank: #33.
    Southside Christian School
    Southside Christian School Photo
    Students: 1,063
    Grades: PK-122211 Woodruff Rd
    Simpsonville, SC 29681

  • Rank: #44.
    Laurence Manning Academy
    Students: 1,028
    Grades: NS-121154 Academy Dr
    Manning, SC 29102

  • Rank: #55.
    Porter-gaud School
    Students: 908
    Grades: 1-12300 Albemarle Rd
    Charleston, SC 29407

  • Rank: #66.
    Hammond School
    Hammond School Photo
    Students: 856
    Grades: PK-12854 Galway Ln
    Columbia, SC 29209

  • Rank: #77.
    School For Noah's Ark
    Students: 840
    Grades: PK-121508 Marchant Ave And 2 Other Address
    Columbia, SC 29203

  • Rank: #88.
    Ben Lippen School
    Ben Lippen School Photo
    Students: 797
    Grades: NS-127401 Monticello Road
    Columbia, SC 29203

  • Rank: #99.
    Northwood Academy
    Students: 787
    Grades: NS-12104 Charger Drive
    Summerville, SC 29486

  • Rank: #1010.
    First Presbyterian Academy
    First Presbyterian Academy Photo - Academic Enrichment Specials are an essential part of Crusader curriculum from PK3-12th grade. Our littlest Crusaders enjoy activities such as Library, Art, Music, Spanish and exciting Field Trips, to name a few. This adventurous member of our PK4 class is reaching for a yummy apple on a recent field trip to a local apple orchard.
    Students: 775
    Grades: PK-12829 Garlington Road
    Greenville, SC 29615

  • Rank: #1111.
    Wilson Hall
    Students: 770
    Grades: PK-12520 Wilson Hall Road
    Sumter, SC 29150

  • Rank: #1212.
    Heathwood Hall Episcopal School
    Students: 717
    Grades: PK-123000 S Beltline Blvd
    Columbia, SC 29201

  • Rank: #1313.
    Pinewood Prep
    Pinewood Prep Photo
    Students: 705
    Grades: PK-121114 Orangeburg Road
    Summerville, SC 29483

  • Rank: #1414.
    Bishop England High School
    Bishop England High School Photo - A Bishop England graduation photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 700
    Grades: 9-12363 Seven Farms Dr
    Charleston, SC 29492

  • Rank: #1515. Students: 699
    Grades: PK-122651 North Rd
    Orangeburg, SC 29118

  • Rank: #1616.
    Ashley Hall School
    Ashley Hall School Photo - Founded in 1909 in Charleston, SC, Ashley Hall's mission is to produce educated women who are independent, ethically responsible and prepared to meet the challenges of society with confidence, and is met through a rewarding academic program. With a student body ages 2-12th grade, Ashley Hall offers a curriculum beautifully tailored to the learning styles of girls. Visit
    Students: 682
    Grades: NS-12172 Rutledge Avenue
    Charleston, SC 29403

  • Rank: #1717. Students: 670
    Grades: PK-121114 Orangeburg Rd
    Summerville, SC 29483

  • Rank: #1818.
    St Joseph's Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 660
    Grades: 6-12100 Saint Joseph's Drive
    Greenville, SC 29607

  • Rank: #1919.
    Florence Christian School
    Students: 624
    Grades: PK-122308 S. Irby St
    Florence, SC 29501

  • Rank: #2020.
    Palmetto Christian Academy
    Students: 586
    Grades: PK-12361 Egypt Road
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

  • Rank: #2121.
    Christ Our King-stella Maris School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 583
    Grades: PK-81183 Russell Drive
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

  • Rank: #2222.
    Cardinal Newman School
    Cardinal Newman School Photo - CARDINAL NEWMAN SCHOOL, in order to address a rapidly changing world where learning expectations are higher than ever and faith-filled values are the foundation of a stronger tomorrow, seeks to exceed the traditional definition of educational success. Our mission is to discover the young faith-filled leader that God created inside every child through our commitment to REDEFINING EXCELLENCE in everything we do. We offer a holistic learning experience built on Catholic values, and we deliver it within the new campus that is your school and your home. Redefining Excellence In the Classroom - On the Field - In the Community For Their Futures
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 550
    Grades: 7-122945 Alpine Road
    Columbia, SC 29223

  • Rank: #2323.
    Cross Schools
    Students: 548
    Grades: NS-8495 Buckwalter Parkway
    Bluffton, SC 29910

  • Rank: #2424.
    First Baptist School
    Students: 527
    Grades: PK-1248 Meeting St
    Charleston, SC 29401

  • Rank: #2525.
    Westminster Catawba Christian School
    Westminster Catawba Christian School Photo
    Students: 520
    Grades: NS-122650 India Hook Rd
    Rock Hill, SC 29732

  • Rank: #2626.
    Oakbrook Preparatory School
    Oakbrook Preparatory School Photo - One of many mission trips our Oakbrook Prep students participate in is the Nicaragua Mission Trip each Spring. Started as a senior project, this mission has taken over 150 students throughout Nicaragua.
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Students: 487
    Grades: PK-12190 Lincoln School Road
    Spartanburg, SC 29301

  • Rank: #2727. Students: 448
    Grades: PK-121701 Skylyn Drive
    Spartanburg, SC 29307

  • Rank: #2828.
    Greenwood Christian School
    Greenwood Christian School Photo
    Students: 445
    Grades: PK-122026 Woodlawn Rd
    Greenwood, SC 29649

  • Rank: #2929.
    Thomas Sumter Academy
    Students: 440
    Grades: NS-125265 Camden Hwy
    Rembert, SC 29128

  • Rank: #3030.
    Pee Dee Academy
    Students: 428
    Grades: PK-122903 E Hwy 76
    Mullins, SC 29574

  • Rank: #3131.
    Williamsburg Academy
    Students: 416
    Grades: K-121000 Sandy Bay Rd
    Kingstree, SC 29556

  • Rank: #3232. Students: 415
    Grades: PK-128 Foxgrape Rd
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

  • Rank: #3333.
    Hampton Park Christian School
    Hampton Park Christian School Photo - HPCS has developed a reputation for strong academics within a culture of discipleship. What does that look like here? It means taking an interest in the heart, head, and hands of each student. We want to develop hearts of love for God and others, minds that seek and value truth, and hands of service toward each other and our community
    Students: 407
    Grades: PK-12875 State Park Road
    Greenville, SC 29609

  • Rank: #3434.
    Spartanburg Christian Academy
    Spartanburg Christian Academy Photo
    Students: 403
    Grades: PK-128740 Asheville Hwy
    Boiling Springs, SC 29316

  • Rank: #3535.
    Hilton Head Christian Academy
    Students: 399
    Grades: K-1255 Gardner Drive
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

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