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About Florence County School District Three

Florence County School District Three, located in lower Florence County, is the second largest of the five school districts in the county. The district is at the midpoint between Columbia and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - approximately 65 miles east of Columbia and 65 miles west of Myrtle Beach.

The district is home to many well-known graduates, such as Challenger astronaut and physicist Dr. Ronald E. McNair, as well as many doctors, lawyers, educators, judges and business leaders.

A 9-member Board of Trustees, elected from seven single-member districts, governs the school district.

Number of Schools

Total 10
Primary Schools 1
Elementary Schools 4
Intermediate School 1
Junior High School 1
High School 1
Career Center 1
Alternative School 1

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Mission, Vision and Beliefs


To Ensure All Students Are College and/or Career Ready and Are Productive and Responsible Members of Society


Excellence and lifelong learning for all.


To inspire success for all

To discover and maximize the potential of all

To make decisions based on what’s best for children

Educating All Takes All