Each day, the Lowcountry Preparatory School campus is energized by the excitement of students learning. Our dedicated teachers, outstanding facilities, and supportive school community are all focused on the success of each child’s educational journey. This success results from a balanced academic approach that is traditional in design, yet innovative in its implementation.

Lowcountry Preparatory School is organized into three divisions: the Lower School includes kindergarten through fifth grade; the Middle School encompasses the sixth, seventh, and eighth grades; and ninth through twelfth grades compose the Upper School.

Through coordination among the divisions, our curriculum is designed so that each successive grade adds to our students’ mastery of skills and maturation. Through the leadership of our Division Heads, the curriculum is constantly reviewed and refined to ensure the best possible academic opportunities for our students.

Lowcountry Preparatory School has high expectations for our students and our academic program prepares our students to succeed in college and beyond through a lifelong love of learning.

Academic Accolades


  • HS Regional Quiz Bowl: 1st place 
  • MS Math Meet: 3rd place individual  
  • HS Chess: 10th out of 160+ students 
  • Regional Spelling Bee: qualified for State Spelling Bee 
  • HS Math Meet: Team A-4th place, Team B-6th place 
  • History Day: 1st place overall and 1st place for Oral presentation 
  • Literary Meet individual results:  3rd place Storytelling, 2nd place Oral Interpretation-Humorous, 1st place Extemporaneous Speaking 
  • Art Show: 1st place sculpture
  • State Dance: 1st place MS Contemporary Solo, 1st place MS Small Group Jazz 



  • HS Regional Quiz Bowl: 2nd place 
  • HS State Quiz Bowl: 2nd place 
  • HS Chess: 5th place out of 20 
  • Elementary Regional Battle of the Books: 1st or 2nd (qualified for States) 
  • Elementary State Battle of the Books: 6th out of 80 teams 
  • HS Math Meet: Team A-1st place, Team B-4th place 
  • Literary Meet individual results: 1st place Extemp. Speaking, 2nd place Essay Writing, 3rd place Oral Interpretation 
  • State Debate: 1st place Varsity, 1st place Speaking Points, 3rd place Novice 
  • State Science Fair: 1st place Junior Environmental Science, 1st place Elementary Behavioral Science, 2nd place Junior General Science, 2nd Place Elementary Physical Science, 3rd place Junior Team Projects



  • Elementary Regional Battle of the Books: 1st place 
  • High School Math Meet: Team A-2nd place, Team B-9th place 
  • Regional Spelling Bee (Host School): 1st place 
  • State Debate: 5th place 
  • Elementary Chess: 1st place Individual competition 
  • State Science Fair: 1st place for Elementary Behavioral Science, 2nd place for Elementary Environmental Science 
  • Music Festival: Gold medal, Silver medal, Bronze medal winners



  • Yearbook Student Publications Awards, Honorable Mention, Photography and Copy-writing
  • State Science Fair – 2nd Place Junior General Science; 3rd Place Junior Behavioral Science; 2nd and 3rd Place Elementary Environmental Science
  • Lower School Regional Quiz Bowl – 3rd place
  • State Spelling Bee – 3rd place overall
  • Regional Spelling Bee – 8th grade, 3rd place; 7th grade, 3rd place; 6th grade, finalist; 4th grade, 3rd place; 3rd grade, finalist
  • Middle School Quiz Bowl – 3rd place
  • Upper School Math Meet, Division II; High Point Scorer
  • State Battle of the Books – 2nd place Lower School; 5th place Middle School
  • Regional Quiz Bowl – 2nd place
  • Regional Battle of the Books – 1st place Lower School; 1st place Middle School
Lowcountry Preparatory School is an independent, Judeo-Christian, International Baccalaureate, college preparatory school serving grades K3-12.
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