JICHS Writing Center

WELCOME to the JICHS Writing Center!!!

Sign up for College Application & Scholarship Essay Help!!!  
Make sure to stop by for help with final research papers!!!.  Email Ms. Ballard (sheli_ballard@charleston.k12.sc.us) for more information or to make an appointment!

WHEN: 1st period (8:00-9:30)
            2nd period (9:35-10:20)
            5/6 Period (12:00-1:30)

Room 220

WHO: Students who need help with ANY writing assignment in ANY class!.

WHY: We would like to help you to improve your writing skills to become a better, more confident writer!

 HOW: You may come to the writing center at any point during 1st or 2nd period.  You MUST have a pass from your teacher (or late-in pass) AND a specific writing assignment. 


Services Offered:

  • Whole-class instruction on a specific topic (writing process, writing formatting (MLA & APA), conventions, writing structure / organization, revising, editing, using Google Docs to collaborate)
  • Writing workshops -- mini lessons on writing topics (see above)
  • One-on-one tutoring
  • Proofreading (with advance notice)
  • Help with publication
  •  Whole-class & individual help with writing AFTER research process has been completed
  • Writing workshops on a variety of topics
  • ACT writing workshops


Contact Ms. Ballard for more information: