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Columbia, SC Schools

89%
  • Dreher High
  • 3319 Millwood Avenue, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,100
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
87%
  • Spring Valley High
  • 120 Sparkleberry Lane, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,028
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
87%
  • Ridge View High
  • 4801 Hard Scrabble Road, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,461
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
85%
  • Richland One Charter Middle College
  • 316 South Beltline Boulevard, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: 11 - 12 · Students: 99
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
80%
  • Irmo High
  • 6671 St. Andrews Road, Columbia
  • Lexington 05
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,505
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
80%
  • Provost Academy South Carolina
  • 200 Arbor Lake Drive Suite 301, Columbia
  • SC Public Charter School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 801
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 49:1
77%
  • W.j. Keenan High
  • 361 Pisgah Church Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 708
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
75%
  • Midlands Middle College
  • P.o. Box 2408, Columbia
  • SC Public Charter School District
  • Grades: 11 - 12 · Students: 91
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
65%
  • Eau Claire High
  • 4800 Monticello Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 626
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
62%
  • C. A. Johnson High
  • 2219 Barhamville Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 432
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
61%
  • Rosewood Elementary
  • 3300 Rosewood Drive, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 403
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
60%
  • Richland Two Charter High
  • 750 Old Clemson Road, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 92
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 92:1
56%
  • Brennen Elementary
  • 4438 Devereaux Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 891
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
55%
  • Crossroads Intermediate
  • 6949 St. Andrews Road, Columbia
  • Lexington 05
  • Grades: 6 - 6 · Students: 914
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
52%
  • Sc Connections Academy
  • 220 Stoneridge Drive Suite 403, Columbia
  • SC Public Charter School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 3,457
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 38:1
50%
  • Manning High
  • 502 Beckman Road, Columbia
  • Dept Of Correction N04
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 5
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 2:1
50%
  • North Springs Elementary
  • 1300 Clemson Road, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 759
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
50%
  • Evaluation And Detention Center
  • 1731 Shivers Road, Columbia
  • Dept of Juvenile Justice
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 273
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
49%
  • Hand Middle School
  • 2600 Wheat Street, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 884
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
47%
  • Nursery Road Elementary
  • 6706 Nursery Road, Columbia
  • Lexington 05
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 496
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
46%
  • L. B. Nelson Elementary
  • 225 North Brickyard Road, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 578
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
45%
  • Polo Road Elementary
  • 1250 Polo Road, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 645
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
44%
  • A. C. Moore Elementary
  • 333 Etiwan Avenue, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 419
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
44%
  • Sc Virtual Charter School
  • 140 Stoneridge Drive Suite 420, Columbia
  • SC Public Charter School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 3,728
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 38:1
41%
  • Irmo Middle School
  • 6051 Wescott Road, Columbia
  • Lexington 05
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 836
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
40%
  • Summit Parkway Middle School
  • 200 Summit Parkway, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 1,189
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
40%
  • Hall Institute
  • 1800 Colonial Drive, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 41
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
40%
  • Rice Creek Elementary
  • 4751 Hard Scrabble Road, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 732
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
37%
  • Meadowfield Elementary
  • 525 Galway Lane, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 691
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
37%
  • Sandlapper Elementary
  • 1001 Longtown Road, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 666
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
37%
  • South Kilbourne Elementary
  • 1400 South Kilbourne Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 272
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
35%
  • Birchwood School
  • 5000 Broad River Road, Columbia
  • Dept of Juvenile Justice
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 201
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
35%
  • Caughman Road Elementary
  • 7725 Caughman Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 683
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
35%
  • Killian Elementary
  • 2621 Clemson Road, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 737
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
35%
  • Carolina School For Inquiry
  • P.o. Box 2484, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 156
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
32%
  • Logan Elementary
  • 815 Elmwood Avenue, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 247
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
32%
  • Mill Creek Elementary
  • 925 Universal Drive, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 445
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
32%
  • Arden Elementary
  • 1300 Ashley Street, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 281
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
30%
  • Annie Burnside Elementary
  • 7300 Patterson Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 286
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
30%
  • A. J. Lewis Greenview Elementary
  • 726 Easter Street, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 420
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
30%
  • H. B. Rhame Elementary
  • 1300 Arrowwood Drive, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 433
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
29%
  • Longleaf Middle School
  • 1160 Longreen Parkway, Columbia
  • Richland 02
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 662
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
25%
  • South Carolina Calvert Academy
  • 3700 Forrest Drive Suite 406, Columbia
  • SC Public Charter School District
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 241
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
25%
  • Edward E. Taylor Elementary
  • 200 Mcrae Street, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 282
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
25%
  • Bradley Elementary
  • 3032 Pinebelt Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 411
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
23%
  • W. G. Sanders Middle School
  • 3455 Pine Belt Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 397
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
23%
  • St. Andrews Middle School
  • 1231 Bluefield Road, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 699
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
22%
  • J. P. Thomas Elementary
  • 6001 Weston Avenue, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 462
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
21%
  • Forest Heights Elementary
  • 2500 Blue Ridge Terrace, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 578
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
20%
  • Pendergrass Fairwold School
  • 5935 Token Street, Columbia
  • Richland 01
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 117
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
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There are a total of 73 public schools, 39 private schools and 14 post-secondary schools in Columbia. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Columbia, SC schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Columbia, SC, an average of 85.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.2% have completed high school.

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