State and District News, School News, & Announcements
When Monique Collins, an English teacher at Daniel Jenkins Academy, invited J. Elle, a New York Times Bestselling author, to speak with her students, she was ecstatic when the author agreed. “I knew this would be an amazing opportunity,” said Collins.
The mission of the CCSD Transportation Department is to safely provide efficient, cost-effective, and reliable transportation service to the students and parents of the Charleston County School District. To safely provide efficient, cost-effective, and reliable transportation service to the students and parents in a manner that supports the education and extracurricular objectives to the district. Please visit the Transportation Department home page, linked here, to view your child’s bus route.
It’s back to school September 8, 2020 and CCSD’s Nutrition services team will be in place and ready to serve students returning to face-to-face instruction. Nutrition Services will also continue grab-and-go meal distribution for students enrolled in virtual instruction. Learn more by following this link.
The Safe ReStart approved by CCSD will offer two options: The in-person school that will begin Sept. 8 with actual in-person instruction and the K-12 Virtual Academy, which entails a 9-week commitment for K-8 students and a semester commitment for high school students. For additional information follow this link or email email@example.com plans for back to school.
The Charleston County School District Board of Trustees, during their meeting on August 10, 2020, approved a revised Academic Calendar. The new school year will begin for students on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, and will end for students on Friday, June 18, 2021. Click to learn more.
Charleston County School District (CCSD) officially adopted a new safety response program known as the Standard Response Protocol (SRP) on Tuesday, January 21, 2020.
Thank you for allowing DJA to fulfill your child's educational needs. Our goal is to restore your child back to their home school by addressing their academic, behavioral, and mental health needs. We serve grades 8 - 12. We have small class sizes with a student/teacher ratio of 15:1.
- General Education, Inclusion, Resource & Self Contained classes
- Career Exploration opportunities and credentials
- Academic Interventions in Reading and Math
- Counseling Services: Group and Individual
- Anger Management
- Conflict Resolution
- Drug and Alcohol
- On-site Mental Health Counselor
- On-site Psychologist
- On-site Social Worker
- On-site School Resource Officer (SRO)
- Community Service Opportunities
- School-based level system to promote positive behavior, better academics, and good attendance