When it comes to education, Hilton Head Island offers exceptional opportunities, from pre-K through college. The Beaufort County School District encompasses 586 square miles in the heart of the South Carolina Lowcountry, with more than 19,000 children attending 30 Beaufort County public schools. A number of private school options are also available. In addition, several top-rated universities are located right here in the Lowcountry.
Heritage Academy dedicates itself to providing progressive, differentiated instruction for students. We aid those pursuing an extra-curricular passion. The Heritage Academy fosters a responsibility and a motivation for learning. We teach a moral respect for personal dignity, and a commitment to accountable global citizenship.
The mission of the Beaufort County School District is to ensure excellence in education for every learner. We strive to prepare each student with the knowledge, skills and personal responsibility to succeed in a rapidly changing global society.