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  • Multiple CCSD schools using art display to increase cultural awareness

    School staff members throughout Charleston County School District are providing students with an opportunity to “see” the world by bringing the world to the school through an art display. Angel Oak Elementary, James Island Elementary, and Memminger Elementary partnered with the Besharat Art Foundation Museum/Gallery to display “The Faces of Innocence” exhibit featuring the photography of Steve McCurry.

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  • Early College High School hosts graduation for inaugural class

    One hundred students walked onto the Early College High School campus in 2017, daring to successfully complete a program new to the district. That first year, 20 students left before the tenth day of school, and over the years others moved away from Charleston. Four years later, 71 remain. All of those students graduated with a high school diploma and nearly half with an associate’s degree.

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  • James Simons alumni return to inspire students

    On Thursday, June 17, 2021, James Simons Montessori School hosted its 5th Annual Eighth Grade Promotion Ceremony. This year’s event included nine honored guests that personify the bonds and relationships created at James Simons.

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  • James Island Elementary named top Wellness School in CCSD

    The MUSC Boeing Center for Children's Wellness (BCCW) in partnership with Charleston County School District celebrated over 80 schools and their wellness efforts last month.

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