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2022 Best public high schools in South Carolina

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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    HARTSVILLE, SC,

    11-12,

    148 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I have a mixed experience in SCGSSM. On one hand, the school is very heavily focused on academics and sports but mostly academics. It's excellent for those students that need or want a challenge.....

    Read 148 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 261,

  2. #2 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    Academic Magnet High School

    Charleston County School District, SC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The Academic Magnet High School is definitely something to consider applying to, or consider attending if you have already been accepted. It is generally a great experience, especially with the....

    Read 276 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 698,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    Spring Hill High School

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    Lexington-Richland School District No. 5, SC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Spring Hill High School is not like any other school in District 5. Spring Hill does not have any sports teams which may seem weird for a high school but this actually encourages the students to....

    Read 134 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,135,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  4. #4 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    SC Governor's School for Arts & Humanities

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    GREENVILLE, SC,

    10-12,

    89 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My junior year was the hardest thing I’ve ever done, but I’d do it again in a heartbeat! Studios and instruction you’d expect at a private art college are accessible here all just within a few steps....

    Read 89 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 228,

  5. #6 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    Mayo High School for Math, Science & Technology

    Blue checkmark.

    Darlington County School District, SC,

    9-12,

    141 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Every experience is what you make it! Overall, my experience at this amazing “home” was nothing but wonderful. I made new friends, met so many new people, and have been given so many amazing....

    Read 141 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 338,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    Green Charter School

    South Carolina Public Charter School District, SC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have attended Green Charter School as a student since 7th grade. The School is public but managed like a private school. I give it four out five stars. I think the School provides a special....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 975,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    Dutch Fork High School

    Lexington-Richland School District No. 5, SC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I was part of DFHS's STEM magnet program since 9th grade, and I enjoyed the high variety in options for curriculum students had the option to choose, as well as an abundance of extracurricular....

    Read 513 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,647,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  8. #10 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    River Bluff High School

    Lexington County School District No. 1, SC,

    9-12,

    269 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says River Bluff High School is one of the newer schools in the Lexington area, and focuses primarily on academics. Generally, those that attend schools in the district that wish to pursue a stronger...Regarding extracurriculars and social life, I think very highly of River Bluff. They have almost 50 clubs (with most of them being student run), have a team for almost every sport, and help their...Overall, I think it is a wonderful school to attend and I am more than grateful for my time at River Bluff..

    Read 269 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,171,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  9. #11 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    D.W. Daniel High School

    Pickens County School District, SC,

    9-12,

    173 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Daniel High School has pretty much been my home for the past 4 years. The people are all so great and honestly it felt like I was surrounded by family most of the time. During these past four years....

    Read 173 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,149,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  10. #14 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    Greenville Technical Charter High School

    Blue checkmark.

    South Carolina Public Charter School District, SC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, this school is a very good school. Greenville Technical Charter High School (GTCHS) makes sure that they prepare their students for college/university and life after high school in general.....

    Read 222 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 445,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  11. #21 Best Public High Schools in South Carolina.

    Chapin High School

    Lexington-Richland School District No. 5, SC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Chapin High School was a great school for learning and diversity. I have been enrolled at CHS for all four years and have loved most of my teachers and classmates. I have joined many clubs and have....

    Read 328 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,549,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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