Charleston Acceleration Academy

A FREE PUBLIC CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL

 

MEET OUR GRADUATES

DISCOVER SOME OF OUR GRADUATES' SUCCESS STORIES

FAQ

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DIPLOMA VS GED

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WHO WE ARE

Charleston Acceleration Academy (CAA), a tuition-free public charter school, is an innovative education leader that is partnered with the South Carolina Public Charter School District, helping young adults overcome real-life challenges to earn their South Carolina state-issued high school diploma.

Our learning environment provides exactly what research shows students need to be successful: engaging courses, technologically advanced educational tools, personalized curriculum, and regular interaction with caring adults. Beyond academic and post-secondary supports, Acceleration Academies, offers the tools needed to help students overcome personal barriers to attendance and engagement.

Our strong partnership with Trident Technical College will provide our students with college and career opportunities, dual enrollment courses and apprenticeships accessible to every CAA student as they embark on their bright futures.

OUR MISSION

The mission of Charleston Acceleration Academy is to provide a comprehensive education to at-risk students which leads to students' attainment of a diploma, acceptance to college or pursuit of a career, and culminates in each student having a positive impact in their community.

  • Web-Based Curriculum

  • Individualized Learning Plans

  • Focus on the Next Step

  • Flexible Instruction

  • Sense of Community

  • Transportation

  • Food Services

  • Connections to Community Services

 
 


 

James Island
1929 Grimball Road
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 494-5521

Monday-Thursday: 8a-6p
Friday: 8a-4p

 

North Charleston: Trident Tech Campus
7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 100
North Charleston, SC 29406
(843) 494-5521

Monday-Thursday: 8a-6p
Friday: 8a-4p

 
 

SEE WHAT'S HAPPENING AT THE ACADEMY

 
 

CONTACT OUR CHARTER BOARD

 

Next CAA Board Meeting: Wednesday, July 17 2019

Please see the calendar above for board meeting details. For the Charleston Acceleration Academy charter board bylaws, please click here.

 
 

MEDICAL HOMEBOUND CONTACT
 

Erin Franey
District Director
843-628-7879
efraney@accelerationacademy.org