Top 10 Best Charleston County Private Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 47 private schools serving 8,444 students in Charleston County, SC.
The average tuition cost is $12,802, which is higher than the South Carolina private school average tuition cost of $7,248.
60% of private schools in Charleston County, SC are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Baptist).

Top Ranked Charleston County Private Schools (2022)

School
Location
Grades
Students
690 Coleman Blvd.
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 884-0902
Grades: 3-12
| 71 students
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 www.ashleyhall.org.
(8)
172 Rutledge Avenue
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 722-4088
Grades: PK-12
| 756 students
Cathedral Academy
Cathedral Academy Photo - Classroom sample
(Christian)
(2)
3790 Ashley Phosphate Road
North Charleston, SC 29418
(843) 760-1192
Grades: PK-12
| 324 students
2024 Academy Rd
Johns Island, SC 29455
(843) 559-5506
Grades: PK-12
| 342 students
Christ Our King-stella Maris School
(Catholic)
1183 Russell Drive
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 884-4721
Grades: PK-8
| 592 students
Coastal Christian Preparatory School
Coastal Christian Preparatory School Photo
(Baptist)
(1)
681 McCants Drive
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 884-3663
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
First Baptist School
(Baptist)
(2)
48 Meeting St
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 722-6646
Grades: PK-12
| 497 students
Mason Preparatory School
Mason Preparatory School Photo
(11)
56 Halsey Blvd
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 723-0664
Grades: K-8
| 281 students
642 Meeting St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 735-7102
Grades: PK-5
| 245 students
Northside Christian School
(Baptist)
7800 Northside Dr
North Charleston, SC 29420
(843) 797-2690
Grades: NS-12
| 270 students
O'quinn Schools Of Porter Gaud
Daycare / Preschool
1567 Harbor View Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 795-6708
Grades: PK-K
| 275 students
O'quinn Schools Of Porter-gaud - Mount Pleasant
Alternative School
(1)
955 Houston Northcutt Blvd
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 881-8506
Grades: PK-1
| 356 students
Palmetto Christian Academy
(Baptist)
(1)
361 Egypt Road
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 881-9967
Grades: PK-12
| 637 students
Porter-gaud School
(Episcopal)
300 Albemarle Rd
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 402-4773
Grades: 1-12
| 935 students
St. Andrews Presbyterian Weekday School
Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
712 Wappoo Road
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 571-6426
Grades: NS-PK
| 85 students
St. John Catholic School
St. John Catholic School Photo - St. John Catholic School students participate in weekly mass.
(Catholic)
3921 Saint John's Ave
North Charleston, SC 29405
(843) 744-3901
Grades: K-8
| 59 students
Trident Academy
Trident Academy Photo - Trident's teachers attend to each student's individual learning needs in order to build a strong foundation for life.
Special Education School
1455 Wakendaw Rd
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 884-7046
Grades: K-12
| 50 students
Addlestone Hebrew Academy
(Jewish)
1639 Raoul Wallenberg Blvd
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 571-1105
Grades: PK-8
| 96 students
Adventist Christian Academy of Charleston
(Seventh Day Adventist)
2518 Savannah Hwy
Charleston, SC 29414
(843) 571-7519
Grades: K-8
| 25 students
1011 Old Cemetery Road
Mc Clellanville, SC 29458
(843) 887-3323
Grades: NS-12
| 34 students
Ashley River Child Development Center
Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
1101 Savannah Highway
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 556-2681
Grades: NS
| 150 students
Calvary Episcopal Day School
Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
106 Line St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 577-6721
Grades: PK-K
| 35 students
Capers Preparatory Christian Academy
(Christian)
1941 Bees Ferry Rd
Charleston, SC 29414
(843) 225-2892
Grades: NS-11
| 32 students
Charles Towne Montessori School
Montessori School
(2)
56 Leinbach Dr
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 571-1140
Grades: PK-6
| 141 students
The Charleston Catholic School
The Charleston Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
888-A King St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 577-4495
Grades: PK-8
| 176 students
Charleston Christian School
Charleston Christian School Photo - Take a peek into our classroom and call to schedule a tour today.
(Christian)
(3)
2014 Bees Ferry Road
Charleston, SC 29414
(843) 556-4480
Grades: PK-8
| 92 students
Charleston Day School
15 Archdale St
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 300-3103
Grades: K-8
| 236 students
Children's Discovery Center - Park West
Daycare / Preschool
3300 Stockdale Street
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
(843) 936-3099
Grades: NS-5
| n/a students
Children's Discovery Center - Venning Road
Daycare / Preschool
1110 Venning Road
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 388-6700
Grades: NS-5
| n/a students
Coastal Shores Christian School
Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
8310 Dorchester Rd
North Charleston, SC 29418
(843) 552-4105
Grades: NS
| 70 students
The Cooper School
13 Oakdale Pl
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 573-1033
Grades: K-8
| 136 students
Grace Weekday School
Grace Weekday School Photo - Grace UM Weekday Preschool 2014
Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
(1)
1601 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 766-1621
Grades: NS
| 86 students
Harbor View Presbyterian Churc
Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
900 Harborview Rd.
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 795-4077
Grades: PK-K
| 41 students
Harvest Time International Academy
(Christian)
227 Huger St
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 567-5911
Grades: K-12
| 17 students
James Island Christian School
James Island Christian School Photo - The JICS Family
(Christian)
(5)
15 Crosscreek Drive
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 795-1762
Grades: NS-8
| 218 students
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Charleston County Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
7 Saint Teresa Dr
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 766-2128
Grades: PK-8
| 269 students
4870 Piedmont Avenue
Charleston, SC 29406
(843) 554-0535
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students
302 Hibben St
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
(843) 856-2020
Grades: NS
| 201 students
Palmetto Academy (Closed 2010)
Special Education School (Christian)
913 Wappoo Rd
Charleston, SC 29407
Grades: 9-12
| 14 students

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