School News & Announcements
Congratulations to the following students who will compete at the College of Charleston Lowcountry Science Fair. 1st Place-- Zachery Drescher and James Leatherbury 2nd Place--Hannah Jackson 3rd Place-- Margret King and Eva Friscoe 4th Place-Walker Glenn and Blake Yarborough
The students at Buist Academy for Advanced Studies were treated to a special guest speaker this week. Motivational speaker Chris Singleton read his latest book Different: A Story About Loving Your Neighbor.
About Buist Academy
Buist Academy for Advanced Studies is an academic magnet school established in 1985. The school provides a rigorous curriculum emphasizing language arts, mathematics, social studies, science,
and foreign languages.
All students begin French or Spanish in Kindergarten, and continue to study this language until graduation.
In 2007, Buist became an authorized International Baccalaureate World School for the Primary Years Programme (PYP). In September 2010, Buist was fully authorized as a Middle Years Programme
Buist’s curriculum content is developed into concept-based units of inquiry. The PYP organizes content under six themes that transcend the traditional subject disciplines to create “big ideas” that are universally relevant. The the MYP explores 8 individual subject areas through MYP Global Contexts that assist in developing interdisciplinary Units of Inquiry.