Charleston Collegiate School’s mission is to inspire students to become passionate, lifelong learners by empowering them with knowledge, creativity, curiosity, and confidence to mindfully embrace the opportunities of tomorrow.
Our educational philosophy rests on our Four Pillars of Education: Project-based Learning, Creativity and the Arts, Leadership through Outdoor Education, and Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship. Our philosophy for educating well-rounded citizens is to place the students in the center of the learning experience as we prepare them for successfully facing tomorrow's opportunities.
Located on Johns Island, just 10 miles from historic Charleston our school is minutes away from Kiawah, Seabrook, and Wadmalaw Islands. The Charleston Collegiate environment values creativity, compassion for others, a passion for learning, and vibrant diversity. Charleston Collegiate is a PK-12 co-educational, nonsectarian, independent school that is fully accredited with Southern Association of Independent Schools .