School News & Announcements
Remaining Dates: January 5 - 13, 2022 After school (Monday - Thursday, 3:30 - 5:00 PM). Students with a late-in or early out schedule may use this time for attendance make-up. There will be an additional session on Saturday, January 8 (8:30- 3:30), which will provide a maximum of four make-up sessions.
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JICHS SECOND SEMESTER SCHEDULES AND IMPORTANT INFORMATION
(JANUARY 17TH CALL-OUT)
The second semester begins on Wednesday, January 19th. Students should report to their Pd 1 class after the first bell and follow the SCHEDULE S2 Assembly CREW schedule Jan 19-21 that is posted to our school website.
Students should follow their class schedule as published in their PowerSchool account on Wednesday. Make sure to bring your charged Chromebook, so you can refer to your new S2 schedule. (We will not be providing a printed schedule this semester!)
Note: Many students have requested a schedule change that may not have been processed yet. Know that a Semester 2 Drop Add Google Form must be completed for changes to be considered. Schedules that may need to be modified due to failures will not be made until all grades are finalized. Thank you in advance for your patience and follow your PS schedule until you have been notified by your counselor.
Pre-IB Application for 2022-2023
(click link above)The priority deadline is February 4, 2022. In addition to completing the Pre-IB Application students living outside of James Island/Folly Beach must still enroll via CCSD School Choice (TBA) and James Island/Folly Beach residents apply directly to JICHS (registration dates TBA).
Students with PowerSchool login issues should contact our Media Center
(Ask A Librarian)
Parents that need assistance with the Parent Portal should contact the Attendance Office
(PowerSchool Parent Portal)
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!