Richland County

Columbia, SC Schools and Schools Ratings

While perhaps not raised and educated in Columbia, SC, more than 87.2% of residents have earned high school diplomas or higher, with 40.6% having graduated with a college degree or higher.

Schools Overview

It’s no secret that schools and education opportunities are big motivating factors when choosing a best place to live. This is why we’ve taken the time to provide the most up-to-date statistics on public and private schools in the Columbia, SC, area. We’ve also included data on the education levels of residents, and how to get in touch with the public and private schools near you.

Educational Levels in Columbia, SC

  Bachelor's Degree 23.3%
  Associate's Degree 7.5%
  Graduate or Professional Degree 17.3%
  High School Graduate 19.9%
  Some College, No Degree 19.3%
  Percent Bachelor's Degree or Higher 40.6%
  Percent High School Graduate or Higher 87.2%

School Enrollment in Columbia, SC

 
School Enrollment Total
74,488 in Columbia, SC.

School Districts in Columbia, SC

Title Level Enrollment Street Address City State Phone Number
Richland 01 School District n/a 23942 1616 Richland Streeet Columbia South Carolina (803) 231-7500
Richland 02 School District n/a 25954 6831 Brookfield Rd Columbia South Carolina (803) 738-3236
South Carolina Fort Stewart School District PK, 1-8 5900 Chestnut Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 782-2720
Dept Of Correction N04 School District n/a 351 4444 Broad River Rd Columbia South Carolina (803) 896-8556
Sc Public Charter School District n/a 9978 3710 Landmark Dr Columbia South Carolina (803) 734-8322

Private Schools in Columbia, SC

Title Level Enrollment Street Address City State Phone Number
George Washington University Online High School 9-12 1429 Senate Street Columbia South Carolina (866) 968-7512
K12 International Academy K-12 1429 Senate Street Columbia South Carolina (877) 512-7748
Cardinal Newman School 7-12 427 4701 Forest Drive Columbia South Carolina (803) 782-2814
St Peters Catholic School PK-6 135 1035 Hampton Street Columbia South Carolina (803) 252-8285
St Joseph School PK-6 316 3700 Devine Street Columbia South Carolina (803) 254-6736
St Martin De Porres School PK-6 82 2225 Hampton Street Columbia South Carolina (803) 254-5477
Montessori Early Learning Center n/a 200 1101 Balsam Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 772-2262
Heathwood Hall Episcopal School PK-12 776 3000 South Beltline Boulevard Columbia South Carolina (803) 231-7739
Sloan's School 7, 9-12 171 Starlight Dr Columbia South Carolina (803) 772-1677
The Timmerman School PK-8 388 2219 Atascadero Drive Columbia South Carolina (803) 782-2748
Palmetto Baptist Academy K-12 1510 S Beltline Blvd Columbia South Carolina (803) 787-6517
Hammond School PK-12 903 854 Galway Lane Columbia South Carolina (803) 776-0295
St John Neumann Catholic Elementary School PK-6 365 721 Polo Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 788-1367
Central Carolina Christian Academy PK-12 2739 Covenant Rd Columbia South Carolina (803) 252-3457
Ben Lippen School PK-12 793 Po Box 3999 7401 Monticellow Rd Columbia South Carolina (803) 807-4106
VV Reid School PK-5 6005 David St Columbia South Carolina (803) 735-9570
Clara Mohammed School PK-2, 6, 8 5119 Monticello Rd Columbia South Carolina (803) 252-9477
Ben Lippen Elementary School-St. Andrews Rd 3-5 6952 Saint Andrews Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 732-1166
St. Andrews Christian Academy PK-5 P.O. Box 21688 Columbia South Carolina (803) 772-1556
Lutheran Church-Holy Spirit School PK-1 2015 Lorick Avenue Columbia South Carolina (803) 786-1577
Sandhills School 1-12 69 1500 Hallbrook Drive Columbia South Carolina (803) 695-1400
Barnes Learning Center 1-8 P.O. Box 50466 Columbia South Carolina (803) 312-8878
Victory Child Dev Center PK-1 P.O. Box 7961 Columbia South Carolina (803) 779-5909
Full Gospel Christian Academy PK-2 110 10014 Two Notch Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 788-9814
Sonlight Heritage Academy PK-8 724 Crosshill Rd Columbia South Carolina (803) 782-5437
Covenant Classical Christian School K-12 110 3120 Covenant Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 787-0225
Family Christian Academy PK-2 4208 Rhame Rd Columbia South Carolina (803) 736-2447
The Keystone School 6-12 1429 Senate Street Columbia South Carolina (800) 255-4937
Bethel Learning Center PK-4 819 Woodrow Street Columbia South Carolina (803) 779-1816
Montessori School of Columbia PK-5 70 1000 Greenlawn Drive Columbia South Carolina
Harmony School PK-5 80 3737 Covenant Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 787-1899
Columbia Jewish Day School PK-5 74 Po Box 6955 Columbia South Carolina (803) 782-1831
Islamic Academy of Columbia PK-8, 10-11 2304 Kneece Rd Columbia South Carolina (803) 462-9904
New Heights School PK-6 68 5501 Broad River Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 798-5138
Center For Learning PK-3 91 2729 Covenant Road Columbia South Carolina (803) 254-0068
Daniel's Christian School PK-11 16 1812 Washington Street Columbia South Carolina (803) 397-5329
Hope Christian Academy n/a 6 545 Alexander Circle Columbia South Carolina (803) 790-4028
Thomas Sumter Academy PK-5 40 806 Universal Drive Columbia South Carolina (803) 840-5052