The Charleston Charter School for Math and Science (CCSMS) is a publicly funded school that focuses on math and science. This academically demanding middle and high school serves nearly 500 students in grades 6–12.

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Riptide Pride

Students can select from a wide variety of sports for each season.

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Rivers Education Center

Our High School Building

Our state of the art high school located on the Rivers Education Center campus.


We offer several career pathways which allows students to explore various careers before graduation.

Science Lab In Our Middle School

Our project-based learning model brings math and science to life.

HOSA Club Members 2013-14

Seniors at the State House

Middle School Pep Rally

We Recycle!

Fall Festival

Bridge Competition Winners

Middle School students competed in a Bridge Building competition in February 2014. They won in several categories.

Lightning Queens Lego Team

Our All Girls Lego Team!

Riverdogs Game

The informational meetings for prospective parents on October 16th and November 13th will begin at 5:30 in the auditorium.

The Mission of Charleston Math and Science is to educate students for success in college and careers by providing an innovative learning environment that is academically excellent, developmentally responsive, and socially equitable.

October 29th Phone Call

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Riptide Athletic News – October 20 to 26, 2014 Varsity Volleyball (21-12 / 12-0 Region VI): The  Lady Riptide Volleyball team will be hosting Latta High School in the 2nd round of the state play-offs Monday the 27th at 6:00. With a win on Monday the Ladies will host the 3rd round once again at HOME (6:00 vs. TBA) The …

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October 26th Phone Call

ROBO CALL – October 26, 2014  Varsity Volleyball – the Riptide Plays their second State Playoff Match Monday, October 27, in the Riptide Gym.  The match starts at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 28:A special night for CCSMS Charleston County School Board Forum moderated by League of Women Voters begins at 6:00 p.m. Two free Fall Festival tickets will be given …

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October 19th Phone Call

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Board Meeting Agenda for October 20

Please see the attached Agenda for the CCSMS Board Meeting for the evening of Monday, October 20, 2014.

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Fall Festival

Please see the link below for information about Fall Festival! FALL FESTIVAL

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October 16th Phone Call

Please see the content of the October 16, 2014 Robocall below: ROBO CALL OCT 16 2014-2

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News from Nurse Randazzo: Blood Drive and Flu Shots

CCSMS will hold a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, October 31st from 9AM-2PM. Parents are welcome to donate. Please call or see Nurse Randazzo, 843-720-3085 (ext 31701).   Flu shots will once again be available to all CCSMS students by DHEC. Permission forms with the clinic dates will be sent home shortly.   Thank you!

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October 12th Phone Call

Please see the below link to read the content of the October 12th Robo Call. ROBO CALL OCT 12

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October Rip Current Newsletter

Please click the link below to see the latest CCSMS Rip Current newsletter.   RIPCURRENT OCT 10 2014

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