• School Choice Update (updated November 4, 2019)

    The CCSD Board of Trustees is currently considering changes that could impact the partial magnet and magnet programs for the 2020-21 school year. Once their decisions are final, the information will be shared with parents and posted at this location in time for the upcoming application process.


    School Choice in Charleston County

    Each school-aged child in Charleston County is assigned to a neighborhood school based on grade level and home address. In addition, CCSD offers specialized programs, magnets, and charter schools.

    Learn more about the types of choice options within CCSD by exploring this link where you will find information about each school, including a link to the individual school website.

    1. Countywide magnet
    2. Partial magnet
    3. Constituent magnet
    4. Charter schools
    5. Montessori programs


    School Choice - Frequently Asked Questions

    Important Dates

    Please continue to check this page for updates regarding the timeline for the Charleston County School District (CCSD) School Choice Application process for the 2020-2021 school year. 


    Contact Information

    For general questions about School Choice, call 843-937-6582.