School Choice Options in South Carolina
Public School Open Enrollment
State allows parents to choose any traditional public school for their child, regardless of location?
Public Charter Schools
State has a charter school law allowing for the creation of charter schools?
Public Magnet Schools
State permits public magnet and theme-based schools?
State offers free, full-time online academies, either run by the state or independent organization?
Private School Choice
State offers a private school choice scholarship or tax deduction program?
Parents are free to educate their children at home (homeschooling)?
South Carolina Celebrates National School Choice Week
South Carolina Coalition School Choice Rally
January 25, 2017 at 12:00pm
1703 Taylor St. Columbia, SC 29201
Students, Teachers, and School Choice Supporters from across the state are hosting a rally to share their message with South Carolina: School Choice Works!
SC Education Kick-Off School Tour
January 23, 2017
Palmetto Promise Institute, Charleston Charter School for Math & Science, 1002 King Street - Charleston, SC 29403
U.S. Senator Tim Scott will tour the school and speak to a student assembly to celebration National School Choice Week.
South Carolina Leadership Makes It Official
January 22-28 2017 is School Choice Week
Governor Harry McMaster has officially proclaimed January 22-28 2017 as "School Choice Week" in South Carolina.
Officials in the following cities and counties have officially proclaimed January 22-28, 2017 School Choice Week:
- Pine Ridge
- Mount Pleasant
For more information, read news releases about specific events planned for the Palmetto State.
Members of the media can request a list of school leaders in their state, who can discuss their participation in National School Choice Week by contacting Shelby Doyle at firstname.lastname@example.org
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