Charleston County Schools

CCSD schools announce in-person graduation ceremony plans for Class of 2020

High schools in Charleston County School District (CCSD) are announcing dates for their face-to-face diploma-awarding ceremonies. These school-level ceremonies will be the second of CCSD high schools’ two-phase celebration of the Class of 2020. The first is a virtual graduation for each school streamed via Facebook and YouTube on Monday, June 8, 2020, at 7:00…

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Charleston County School District’s 2020-2021 registration underway

Charleston County School District 2020-2021 registration began May 20, 2020*. Registration will take place during regular school office hours, Monday through Thursday, excluding school holidays, for the remainder of the current school year and throughout the summer. Online registration for all students will be available June 8, 2020*, as an additional way for parents to…

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CCSD Board Member Todd Garrett On Student Learning and District Finances Amid The Corona Shutdown

By Barney Blakeney Recently I reached out to Charleston County School Board member Todd Garrett as many are doing amid the coronavirus pandemic shutdown. His response was indicative of what many families are experiencing. But moreover, Garrett’s response alluded to challenges many other families face. Additionally, Garrett shared some information about the financial status of…

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CCSD CTE staff member earns regional honor

Charleston County School District is proud to announce Antoinette Green is the Career Specialist of the Year for the Trident Region for 2020. The South Carolina Department of Education Office of Career and Technical Education informed Green and CCSD staff about the honor last week. The Career Specialist of the Year Award recognizes an outstanding…

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Project Lead The Way honors five CCSD schools

Charleston County School District (CCSD) is proud to announce five schools have been named Distinguished Schools by Project Lead The Way (PLTW), either as a High School or Gateway School. The PLTW Distinguished School recognition honors schools committed to increasing student access, engagement, and achievement in their PLTW programs. Wando High School becomes the first…

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Five CCSD students earn corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarships

Five Charleston County School District (CCSD) scholars are receiving corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarships from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) this year. They are part of the first group of winners in the 65th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. The following CCSD students received 2020 corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarships: Academic Magnet High School (AMHS) Christian…

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