HCA IS NOT
A CHOICE IN PUBLIC EDUCATION
The South Carolina Charter Schools Act of 1996 defines a charter school as a public, nonreligious, non home-based, nonprofit corporation forming a school that operates by sponsorship of a public school district, the South Carolina Public Charter School District, or a public or independent institution of higher learning, but is accountable to the board of trustees, or in the case of technical colleges, the area commission, of the sponsor which grants its charter.
Horse creek Academy operates by sponsorship of the Aiken County School District.
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF A CHARTER SCHOOL?
OUR UNIQUE ASPECTS