James Island Christian School

15 Crosscreek Drive,
Charleston, SC, 29412-0294
     Tel: (843)795-1762
Grades: PK - 12 | 160 students
James Island Christian School is located on beautiful James Island in Charleston, South Carolina.  We offer a quality, Christian education for families with students ranging from K-4 - 12th grade.
On top of a great learning environment, JICS offers multiple opportunities for extra-curricular activities and sports for all Elementary, Middle and High School students. James Island Christian School provides an opportunity for academic excellence within a Christ-centered environment that compliments the teaching of the home and the church.  We believe that the ultimate responsibility for the education of a child rests with the parent.  Therefore, there must be a partnership between parent and school, each supporting and reinforcing the other.  At James Island Christian School, we provide for the education of the whole child: spiritually, mentally, socially, and physically. The truth, as revealed in God’s Word, is the foundation for all subject matter.   

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
The South Carolina Independent School Association
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 160 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 13%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki or navy pants, shorts, skorts)
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes range from $3550-$6894, multiple students in a family discount, some financial aid

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Swimming, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
FootballSoccer,
SwimmingVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Porter-gaud School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The O''quinn School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The O''quinn School (0.6 miles away)
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  • CharlestonThe O''quinn School
    Daycare / Preschool
    1567 Harbor View Rd
    CharlestonSC29412
    (843)795-6708
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.6 mi | 75 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • CharlestonPorter-gaud School
      (Episcopal)
    300 Albemarle Rd
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)556-3620
      (Episcopal)
    1.2 mi | 903 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • CharlestonBlessed Sacrament School
      (Roman Catholic)
    7 Saint Teresa Dr
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)766-2128
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.6 mi | 320 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CharlestonAshley River Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Baptist)
    1101 Savannah Highway
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)556-2681
    Daycare / Preschool  (Baptist)
    2 mi | 150 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • CharlestonCooper School The
    Alternative School
    13 Oakdale Pl
    CharlestonSC29407
    (843)573-1033
    Alternative School
    2 mi | 74 students | Gr. K-5                      

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