Greenville County Schools improve to Excellent

On this year’s State report cards, 38 schools in the Greenville County School district scored Excellent, compared to 20 last year.  One of the schools rated Excellent, Heritage Elementary, is the only school in the state that improved four rating levels.  The number of schools in GCS rated as Good decreased from 25 to 24, while schools rated Average dropped from 30 to 19.  Five schools in the district are rated Below Average or Unsatisfactory, compared to 12 a year ago.