Welcome to Greenville County Schools. Long recognized as a leader in public education, Greenville County Schools is the largest public school system in South Carolina and the 44th largest in the nation with 76,000 students. Each day, students in preK-12th grade are inspired and challenged to do their best. Find out more about our schools and programs by clicking on the various overviews and links to individual schools. Advanced Placement and/or dual credit courses to earn college credit, Honors courses, foreign languages, arts and humanities, and extracurricular activities. Students may also take courses at a career technology center or the Fine Arts Center

High Schools

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High school students and their parents develop Individual Graduation Plans that specify a student’s cluster of study, major, post-secondary goals, planned high school activities, and planned out-of-class activities.

Middle Schools

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Middle school teachers help students delve more deeply into subjects introduced in elementary school, expose them to more information about the world, and prepare them for high school.

Elementary Schools

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Greenville County Schools has elementary schools in rural, suburban, and urban areas. Students in five-year-old kindergarten through fifth grade participate in enriching educational programs in state-of-the-art buildings and technology-rich classrooms.

Child Development Centers

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Greenville County Schools is proud to offer our young children and their families six Child Development Centers to serve them. 


A group of high schools students working on a robotics project

New Tech is a model that reimagines the way teaching and learning has previously prepared students.

Special Focus Schools & Centers

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We offer academic programs for every student, including specialized centers for the arts, career technology, and more.