• We Are


    • To learn more about James Island Charter High School, click the School Choice Video.
    • To learn more about our curriculum and extra-curricular activities, click the WE ARE JAMES ISLAND presentation.

    SC2023-2024 Virtual School Choice Fair 
    Saturday, January 28th 

    Virtual Choice Fair 2023-2024 Registration: (Registro de Virtual Choice Fair 2023-2024)  

    Timeline for School Choice Applications

    All applications are considered equal if they are entered within the application period listed below. 

    This timeline provides the dates, deadlines, and events related to the application process for the 2023-2024 school year:


    January 24, 2023

    Online and paper application window opens at 5:00 pm. 

    January 28, 2023

    Virtual Choice Fair.

    February 24, 2023

    Online application submission and paper application drop-off window closes at 5:00 pm.

    April 3, 2023

    Families will be notified by email of School Choice acceptance/decisions beginning at 5:00 pm. The decision notification process could take several hours to complete.

    April 20, 2023

    Offered seat must be accepted by 11:59 pm.

    Initial steps to apply:

    1. Create a guardian account

    Follow this link: https://ccsdschools.schoolmint.com/signup

    You will need to have an email account to create your guardian account.

    If you need to come back later, you can log in using this link:


    2. Enter the student information and application grade

    Once you log in and before you start the application process, you will be asked to enter your student's information and the application grade. Based on the application grade entered, you will be presented with the option to apply for those programs/schools available for the grade.

    3. Access Parent Dashboard to view your student application

    Once you are logged into the Application Portal and once an application has been started, you can come back to it from the Dashboard if you need to complete it and submit it at a later time. If you need to add applications for additional children in the family, you will also do that from the Dashboard.


    2023-2024 Choice Application - Magnet Bus Application (Coming Soon)