Our Schools

Empowering Students to Achieve

Our vision is to prove that it is possible for ALL students in South Carolina to succeed, regardless of their zip code, and to fundamentally alter expectations for educators and students working in schools.

Facade of the Meeting Street Charleston building

MSA - Charleston

Location: Downtown Charleston
Type: Independent
Year Opened: 2008
Enrollment: 337 Students

MSA-C, our flagship school, opened in 2008 and is located in downtown Charleston. MSA-C opened a new wing in the Fall of 2016 to begin doubling the student population over time. MSA-C serves 337 students, grades Pre-K through 5th.

Facade of the Meeting Street Academy building

MSA - Spartanburg

Location: Downtown Spartanburg
Type: Public/Private Partnership
Year Opened: 2012
Enrollment: 290 Students

MSA-S opened in 2012 and is located in the heart of downtown Spartanburg. As of the 2016-2017 school year, MSA-S has joined Spartanburg District 7 in the second public/private partnership in MSS history. MSA-S will serve 290 students during the 2020-2021 academic year, Pre-K 3 through 5th grade.

Students walking in the front door to Meeting Street Elementary at Brentwood, greeted by a teacher

MSE @Brentwood

Location: North Charleston
Type: Public/Private Partnership
Year Opened: 2014
Enrollment: 620 Students

MSE@Brentwood's mission is to provide the Brentwood community with a high-quality school of excellence. MSE@Brentwood continues to deliver on that promise during the 2020-2021 academic year by serving 620 Pre-K 3 through 7th grade.

exterior of a school building

MSE @Burns

Location: North Charleston
Type: Public/Private Partnership
Year Opened: 2018
Enrollment: 420 Students

MSE@Burns opened its doors in August 2018 and currently serves Pre-K 3 through 5th grade. MSE@Burns is a public school open to all families living in the Dorchester-Waylyn attendance zone.