Calhoun County High School

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This article is about the high school in South Carolina. For the schools in Georgia and West Virginia with similar names, see Calhoun County Middle-High School.
Calhoun County High School
150 Saints Avenue
St. Matthews, South Carolina 29135
United States
Coordinates 33°39′55″N 80°47′57″W / 33.66528°N 80.79917°W / 33.66528; -80.79917Coordinates: 33°39′55″N 80°47′57″W / 33.66528°N 80.79917°W / 33.66528; -80.79917
School district Calhoun County Schools
Principal Mrs.Cynthia Johnson
Teaching staff 51.5 (FTE) (as of 2006-07)[1]
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 490 (as of 2006-07)[1]
Student to teacher ratio 9.5 (as of 2006-07)[1]
Color(s) Red, Black and White             
Athletics SCHSL Class AA, Region V
Mascot Saint

Calhoun County High School is a public secondary school in St. Matthews, South Carolina, United States.


The campus has a pasture on the right with the new K-8 school in front of it on Saints Avenue.

Extracurricular activities[edit]

The school's sports teams, known as the Saints, compete in the South Carolina High School League Class AA, Region V. They field teams in baseball, basketball, football, softball, track, and volleyball.

State championship titles held by the school's teams include:

  • Boys' basketball: 1996 (AA), 2000 (AA), 2001 (AA), 2004 (AA), 2006 (A), 2007 (A), 2008 (A), 2009 (A)[2]

The boys' basketball team holds the state record for consecutive wins at 78.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "School Detail for Calhoun County High". National Center for Education Statistics. 
  2. ^ a b "Palmetto's Finest - Boys' Basketball" (PDF). 
  3. ^ Linder, Brian (2009-02-05). "GAMECOCK BOUND: Calhoun County star Alshon Jeffery signs with South Carolina". The Times and Democrat. Orangeburg, SC.