School News & Announcements
Click the link above for information concerning the Class of 2021 Graduation Ceremony, Cap and Gown Pick up and much more!
JICHS is currently accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year for District 3 residents ONLY. Applications are available to submit online. Click the link above for more information.
FOR YOUR INFORMATION
IT’S TIME TO REQUEST CLASSES FOR NEXT YEAR!
ClassChoice is now OPEN and ready for you to make your class requests for the next school year. You have until April 11th to make requests through ClassChoice.
You may access ClassChoice from your PowerSchool Student Portal. Look for the ClassChoice icon on the left-hand side of the screen.
For a walkthrough on how to request classes through ClassChoice please see the ClassChoice module in the JICHS Guidance School Counseling classroom. The ClassChoice module also contains more information about class options.
Click here for more information concerning flowcharts for courses offered at JICHS
Feel free to reach out to your school counselor with any questions.
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Welcome from Mr. Thorn, JICHS Principal
Welcome to James Island Charter High School (JICHS) where our mission is to develop confident, responsible, lifelong, and college-career ready learners who can excel in society by means of an innovative and diverse curriculum in a safe and enriching environment. We are a large, comprehensive high school that offers Career-Technical Education certification possibilities, 22 varsity sports teams outstanding Fine Arts programs, and numerous advanced coursework options, often providing opportunities for earning college-level credits. In fact, the focus of our unique charter is the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program -- we are the only high school in Charleston County that offers a full IB Diploma Program. This inclusive program sets a standard that prepares students to be successful global citizens. JICHS continues to rank among the top public high schools in our region, state, and beyond. Outstanding performances and accomplishments in music, art, and athletics complement our number one mission: academic achievement!