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2024 Best High Schools in the Charleston Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Charleston Area.

    Porter-Gaud School

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    Private School,

    CHARLESTON, SC,

    1-12,

    68 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I've been at Porter-Gaud since I was in 2nd grade, and it has definitely played a key component into me growing into the young woman I am today. PG has very supportive teachers that hold you very....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,059,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Public High Schools in Charleston Area.

    Charleston School of the Arts

    Charleston County School District, SC,

    6-12,

    269 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am in my fourth and final year at SOA and it has been an incredible experience. There are so many amazing opportunities in every major and class for example, Every year the strings and vocal majors....

    Read 269 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,086,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Public High Schools in Charleston Area.

    Berkeley County Middle College High School

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    Berkeley County School District, SC,

    11-12,

    77 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says This is a great school! The school is comprised of approximately 100 students between the junior and senior classes. The school is located in the TTC Berkeley campus which allows for convenient....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 112,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 28 to 1,

  4. #2 Best Private High Schools in Charleston Area.

    University School of the Lowcountry

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MOUNT PLEASANT, SC,

    3-12,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says University School of the Lowcountry is great not only because it provides a challenging and engaging academic experience, but also because of its unique learning outside-the-classroom program. My....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 85,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Public High Schools in Charleston Area.

    Ashley Ridge High School

    Dorchester School District No. 2, SC,

    9-12,

    514 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall my experience at Ashley Ridge High school has had its ups and downs. The teachers and staff are, for the most part, very considerate and always willing to help. I have had a great experience....

    Read 514 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,407,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  6. #10 Best Public High Schools in Charleston Area.

    Stratford High School

    Berkeley County School District, SC,

    9-12,

    424 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My high school career at Stratford has been interesting to say the least. It is a great school but it has its discerning qualities. There are teachers who are absolutely amazing in the way that....

    Read 424 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 2,542,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  7. #13 Best Public High Schools in Charleston Area.

    James Island Charter High School

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    Charleston County School District, SC,

    9-12,

    275 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says James Island Charter High School has been a great experience for me. The best part of the school is the caring and supportive facility. They are always willing to help a student succeed in school.....

    Read 275 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,611,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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