Summerton High School

12 S Church ST

Summerton, SC 29148

Phone: (803) 485-2325

City: Summerton

Region: Midlands

Summerton High School

Last of the five remaining schools named in the 1949 petition that was the basis for Briggs v. Elliot, the court case dealing with segregated schools and "Separate But Equal" education in South Carolina. This case led directly to the landmark Supreme Court decision ordering desegregation in Brown v. Board of Education. The school is currently a state of the art meeting facility that seats 300-400 people.

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