Mission Statement and Beliefs


The Mission of James Island Charter High School is to develop confident, responsible, life-long learners who can excel in society by creating a diverse curriculum and extracurricular experiences in a safe, nurturing environment supported by faculty, parents and community.


  • All students can learn.

  • A safe environment will promote positive intellectual, physical and educational experiences.

  • Challenging expectations increase individual student performance.

  • Teachers, administrators, parents, students and the community share the responsibility for advancing the school’s mission.