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Local Schools

The public, private, and specialty schools in the Winnsboro area

Fairfield County School District Office
1226 US Hwy 321 By-Pass South
Winnsboro, S.C. 29180 (803)635-4607

Fairfield Elementary School

175 Medley Road
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(803) 635-5594

Fairfield Elementary School is an HET School where LIFESKILLS and Lifelong Guidelines are implemented. “Charting a Course to Leadership Every Child, Every Chance, Every Day”

Geiger Elementary School

150 TM Cook
Ridgeway, SC 29130
(803) 337-8288

We believe in PRIDE. Promise to be kind. Responsibility is the key. I will be cooperative. Do my personal best. Everyone deserves respect.

Kelly Miller Elementary School

255 Kelly Miller Rd.
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(803) 635-2961

All students receive a high quality education that enables them to reach their maximum potential in a nurturing, high-performing academic and arts integrated learning environment that prepares them to be intellectual, responsible citizens and successful future leaders in a global society.

Fairfield Middle School

728 Highway 321 By-Pass South
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(803) 635-4270

Our mission is to develop responsible students who are socially and academically prepared for high school. The following are our goals:
*Make student learning the chief priority for the school.
*Create a safe and comfortable environment for student learning.
*Help students to demonstrate their understanding of knowledge and be actively involved in solving problems and producing quality work.
*Enable students to become confident, self-directed, and lifelong learners.
*Encourage teachers, administrators, parents, students, and the community to share the responsibility for advancing the school’s mission.

Fairfield Central High School

836 US Highway 321 Bypass South
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(803) 635-1441

Fairfield Central High School is organized as a Professional Learning Community. The philosophy of Fairfield Central High School is based on Breaking Ranks II: Strategies for Leading High School Reform published in 2004 by the National Association of Secondary School Principals. Additionally, Fairfield Central High School is a “High School That Works” site. The goal of Fairfield Central High School is to prepare students for careers in the new millennium. As Ted Sizer states in the foreword of Breaking Ranks II, “Good enough for yesterday will not serve as good enough for tomorrow—in every community, rich and poor, across the country.”

Remington College – Columbia Campus

607 Bush River Rd
Columbia, SC 29210
(803) 265-4398

From your first look at our reception area, to your first glance into our classrooms, to the smiling faces of those who greet you, you’ll know you’re in an environment that’s supportive and caring at our Columbia, SC college campus.

Midlands Technical College

1674 Hwy 321 North Business
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(800) 922-8038

The Fairfield QuickJobs center is a collaboration of Midlands Technical College and Fairfield County.

Richard Winn Academy

1796 Old Chester Road
PO Box 390, Winnsboro, South Carolina 29180
(803) 635-5494

Richard Winn Academy (RWA) is a small, independent school serving students in prekindergarten through the 12th grade. The mission of RWA is to provide a college preparatory curriculum in a safe, well-disciplined, nurturing environment. This mission has remained constant since the school’s inception in 1966. The school’s founders committed to a school that provides each student with opportunities to grow intellectually, physically, and socially while developing values critical for making good decisions in life. This mission continues today.

Fairfield Career & Technology Center

1415 U.S. Highway 321 North
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(803) 635-5506

The Fairfield Career & Technology Center believes our future is tied to our children. Accordingly, we must prepare our children right now so they can handle the challenges of the world when they are adults. Immediate access to information, media and electronic resources creates a shrinking globe. While the world seems to get smaller, the job competition pool is expanding. Our students will compete for jobs in a global marketplace. We walk with our students as they step into their destinies, knowing that they are well prepared to fully embrace the success that awaits them. Without question, we will work to achieve “Excellence Through Teamwork.”

Fairfield Magnet School for Math and Science

1647 Highway 321 By-Pass North
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(803) 635-4810

Our mission is to provide a quality educational environment that enables all students to develop their abilities to the fullest potential by completing a rigorous curriculum so that they will develop essential skills, become contributing members of society, and life-long learners.

Gordon Odyssey Academy

560 Fairfield St.
Winnsboro, SC 29180
(803) 635-5835

We are committed to assisting every student in his/her academic and social development in a non-traditional and flexible learning environment. We strongly believe in the academic environment we have created for you to reach your goals and dreams for the future. We are a family that is on a journey of excellence in a world of opportunities!

McCrorey-Liston School of Technology

1978 State Hwy 215 South
Blair, SC 29015
(803) 635-9490

McCrorey Liston has an established history of academic excellence. Our eagles have certainly soared over the years.