|Headquarters||121 Westpark Blvd.|
Columbia, SC 29210
|Affiliations||National Federation of State High School Associations|
The South Carolina High School League (SCHSL) is the organization that rules and regulates school athletics in the state of South Carolina. Established in 1907 and based out of Columbia, the SCHSL had 414 member schools as of the 2011–2012 school year, with 206 high schools and 208 junior high/middle schools competing.
SCHSL sanctions competition in the following sports: softball, baseball, basketball, competitive cheerleading, cross country, football, golf, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis, track & field, volleyball, and wrestling.
The SCHSL operates five classes of competition dependent on the size of a school's student enrollment:
Realignment for schools occurs every two years.
Class 5A began in 2016 and for the 2020–2022 period, includes the following schools: