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James Island Charter High School

Charleston, SC


James Island Charter High School
1000 Fort Johnson Road
Charleston, SC  29412
Phone: 843-762-2754
Charleston County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,636
Type: Charter School  
James Island Charter High School

James Island Charter High School


Metro Area Ranking

#7
Metro Area High School Ranking: James Island Charter High School is ranked #7 out of 26 of the best high schools in Charleston and surrounding areas (73rd percentile). Cick the link to see all 26 high schools.


State Ranking

#24
Statewide High School Ranking: James Island Charter High School is ranked #24 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (89th percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, James Island Charter High School is a 9-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Charleston County, SC and is an independent charter school.
Graduation Rate
 91% - James Island Charter High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 91% - James Island Charter High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 19.4 82nd 16.6
Math 19.4 71st 17.8
Reading 19.9 74th 18.0
Science 19.9 73rd 18.1
Writing 6.6 68th 5.9

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina 11th grader in 2017 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at James Island Charter High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 75.0 71.4
Algebra 1 70.4 69.4
Biology 1 86.4 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 542
Math 515
Composite Score 1057
SAT Participation Rate 57 %

James Island Charter High had an average SAT score of 1057 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #59 out of 216 SC high schools (73rd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at James Island Charter High was 57% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 38% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 38% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

 6% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 6% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

Teacher Absentee Rate

 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2016-2017 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for James Island Charter High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of James Island Charter High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Stiles Point Elementary School 9 0.5 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Harbor View Elementary School 10 2.6 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
James Island Elementary School 7 2.7 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Murray LaSaine Elementary School 3 3.1 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-6
Memminger Elementary School 1 3.4 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Buist Academy 10 3.8 miles Charleston, SC Regular K-8
Charleston Progressive School 2 4.1 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
St. Andrew's School of Math and Science 8 4.2 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Mitchell Elementary School 2 4.4 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Burke High School 1 4.4 miles Charleston, SC Regular 9-12
Mount Pleasant Academy 10 5.3 miles Mt. Pleasant, SC Regular PK-5
Moultrie Middle School 10 5.4 miles Mt. Pleasant, SC Regular 6-8
Stono Park Elementary School 4 5.8 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Sullivan's Island Elementary School 10 5.8 miles Sullivan's Island, SC Regular PK-5
Sangaree Intermediate 7 6.0 miles Summerville, SC Regular 3-5
Oakland Elementary School 7 7.0 miles Charleston, SC Regular PK-5
Ashley River Creative Arts 10 7.1 miles Charleston, SC Regular K-5
Mount Zion Elementary School 4 7.4 miles Johns Island, SC Regular PK-5
James B Edwards Elementary School 9 7.6 miles Mt. Pleasant, SC Regular PK-5
West Ashley Middle School 4 7.7 miles Charleston, SC Regular 6-8
Mamie Whitesides Elementary School 10 7.9 miles Mt. Pleasant, SC Regular PK-5