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Richland Northeast High School has been apart of Northeast Columbia since 1978. Since then, the school has grown exponentially in various areas including academic and artistic offerings, student, parent and community engagement and good old fashion Cavalier Pride.

Richland Northeast is an International Baccalaureate World School, National Blue Ribbon School, Red Carpet School, Palmetto Gold School, and two-time Dick and Tunky Riley School Improvement Award winner. Richland Northeast is a Nationally Certified Magnet School by Magnet Schools of America. We are home to five Magnet Programs - Cavplex - Convergence Media, Horizon, International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme, International Baccalaureate Programme, and Palmetto Center for the Arts.

We offer an array of Career and Technology Education programs including culinary arts, health sciences, interactive media, and cosmetology. Students prepare for college with AVID - Advancement Via Individual Determination. Career Prep focuses on job readiness and life skills. The Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) prepares students for service to the United States Armed Forces.

Richland Northeast students also have access to courses offered at the Richland Two Institute of Innovation, including Next Energy Engineering, 3D Printing & 3D Design with CATIA, Supply Chain and Global Logistics Management, Computer Programming and Coding, Food and Business, and Dual Credit Course offerings.  

Richland Northeast is one of five high schools in Richland School District Two, the largest district in the Midlands of South Carolina and one of the fastest growing school districts in the state. Eighty-three of the 242 miles of the district are located on the property of Fort Jackson, the nation’s largest and most active military training installation for the U.S. Army. We are home to the national Chick-fil-A Classic which showcases top-notch high basketball talent from across the country. We invite you to come visit our campus located at 7500 Brookfield Road to learn more about what’s so special about our school. You will find, Richland Northeast is The Right Direction!