SCVCS Earns Recognition at Statewide Academic Showcase

COLUMBIA, SC – South Carolina Virtual Charter School (SCVCS) was recognized for their outstanding academic performance in the 2022-2023 school year at the Charter Institute at Erskine’s Academic Showcase on Friday, November 3, 2023.

SCVCS’ High School earned a Bronze School of Distinction award for outperforming the local school district in Algebra 1, English 2, and Biology 1 in the 2022-2023 school year. They also saw an increase in the percent of students scoring a ‘C’ or higher in Algebra, Biology, and US History. Finally, SCVCS’ High School has increased its graduation rate by 8.5% from 2022 to 2023.

“We are humbled to be honored for these achievements. Erskine has done a great job of professional development for our staff, and it has been a huge gamechanger for us,” said SCVCS Chief Executive Director, Dr. Cherry Daniel.

At the showcase, charter schools from around the state were celebrated for their academic achievement and outstanding growth. SCVCS was one of 14 schools recognized at the event and was asked to present their strategies for academic growth with their peers.

South Carolina Virtual Charter School is a statewide virtual charter school that serves grades K-12 in each county and district throughout South Carolina. The mission of SCVCS is to provide a rigorous, standards-based education to students who seek a virtual option. Enrollment is open at SCVCS – visit to learn more.


The Charter Institute at Erskine is the fastest-growing school district in South Carolina. Serving 27 schools and 26,000 students across the state, the Charter Institute at Erskine is committed to innovative, creative, high-quality methods of education. For more information about the Institute, please visit