Mt. Pleasant Public Schools

As the 9th fastest growing city in the nation, Mt. Pleasant is known for having larger schools and newer facilities.
  
Mount Pleasant has some of the best public schools in Charleston, SC. As the 9th fastest growing city in the country, Mt. Pleasant is known for having larger schools and newer facilities. View a map showing Mount Pleasant school zoning by district

Elementary Schools

Belle Hall
385 Egypt Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 704
Grades: PK-5
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Charles Pinckney
3300 Thomas Cario Boulevard, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 1,067
Grades: 3-5
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East Cooper Montessori Charter
1120 Rifle Range Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 352
Grades: 1-8
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James B. Edwards (Partial Magnet)
855 Von Kolnitz Road, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
Great Schools Rating: 9/10
Enrollment: 676
Grades: PK-5
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Jennie Moore School for the Creative Arts (Partial Magnet)
2725 Bulrush Basket Lane, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 1,128
Grades: PK-5
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Laurel Hill Primary
3100 Thomas Cario Boulevard, Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
Great Schools Rating: Not Available
Enrollment: 1,019
Grades: PK-2
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Mamie P. Whitesides
1565 Rifle Range Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Great Schools Rating: 9/10
Enrollment: 721
Grades: PK-5
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Mount Pleasant Academy
605 Center Street, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 576
Grades: PK-5
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Sullivan’s Island (Partial Magnet)
2014 Mike Perkis Place, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 500
Grades: PK-5
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Middle Schools

Moultrie
645 Coleman Boulevard, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 835
Grades: 6-8
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Thomas Cario
3500 Thomas Cario Boulevard, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 1,222
Grades: 6-8
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Laing Middle School of Science and Technology (Partial Magnet)
2705 Bulrush Basket Lane, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466
Great Schools Rating: 10/10
Enrollment: 1,199
Grades: 6-8
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Wando
1000 Warrior Way, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466
Great Schools Rating: 8/10
Enrollment: 4,068
Grades: 9-12
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Downtown Charleston Public Schools

The competition for magnet schools downtown Charleston is very intense.

Residents from all over Charleston County apply for Buist Academy, which is one of the best schools in Charleston. As a magnet school, Buist, requires student applications and teaches kids aged kindergarten through eighth grade.

Downtown Charleston is one one of the most expensive real estate markets in South Carolina. Many residents send their children to private schools, listed below.

 

Elementary Schools

Buist Academy (Magnet) | Charleston Progressive Academy (Magnet) | Memminger School of Global Studies (Partial Magnet) | Julian Mitchell Math and Science (Partial Magnet) | Sanders-Clyde | James Simons (Partial Magnet with Montessori Program)

 

Middle Schools

Charleston Charter School for Math and Science | Sanders-Clyde

 

High Schools

Burke (Magnet) | Charleston Charter School for Math and Science

 

Best Private Schools in Charleston, SC

Below you will find a list of private schools and college preparatory schools in the Charleston area. You can also visit https://sciway.net/edu/k12/k12private.html to search for more private schools in South Carolina by city.

Addlestone Hebrew Academy 
1675 Raoul Wallenberg Boulevard, Charleston, SC 29407
www.addlestone.org

Ashley Hall
172 Rutledge Avenue, Charleston, SC 29403
www.ashleyhall.org

Blessed Sacrament School
7 Saint Teresa Drive, Charleston, SC 29407
www.scbss.org

Bishop England High School
363 Seven Farms Drive, Charleston, SC 29492
www.behs.com

Charles Towne Montessori
56 Leinbach Drive, Charleston, SC 29407
www.charlestownemontessori.org

The Charleston Catholic School
888 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403
www.charlestoncatholic.com

Charleston Collegiate School
2024 Academy Drive, Johns Island, SC 29455
www.charlestoncollegiate.org

Charleston Day School
15 Archdale Street, Charleston, SC 29401
www.charlestondayschool.org

First Baptist Church School of Charleston
48 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401 
www.fbschool.org

Mason Preparatory School
56 Halsey Boulevard, Charleston, SC 29401 
www.masonprep.org

Pinewood Preparatory School
1114 Orangeburg Road, Summerville, SC 29483 
www.pinewoodprep.com

Porter-Gaud School
300 Albemarle Road, Charleston, SC 29407 
www.portergaud.edu

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