October 2015  
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   8th grade PSAT
   Oct 14 2015 at 08:30 AM
   End of Quarter (45 Days)
   Oct 19 2015
   Teacher Workday (No Students)
   Oct 23 2015
   Report Cards
   Oct 26 2015

Welcome to Buist Academy For Advanced Studies

Buist Academy for Advanced Studies is an academic magnet school established in 1985. The school provides a rigorous curriculum emphasizing language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, and foreign languages.

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Applications Are Currently Not Available for the 2016-2017 School Year
Charleston County School District sets the dates for all choice school applications. Applications are currently not available for the 2016-2017 school year. Click here for additional information and updates on applications from the district office.

High School Information Fair

Due to severe flooding in the Charleston and surrounding areas, the High School Information Fair will be postponed to a later date. We will let everyone know once a new date is solidified.  Thank you in advance for your understanding.

Picture Day: Make-ups

October 9th will be the make-up day for student pictures. Students need to wear their uniform to school that day.

iPad Take-Home Model Mandatory Meeting

MYP iPad take home model meeting will be held on October 14th at 8:30 am in the Buist Cafeteria. This is a required meeting for parents of 5th-8th grade students who wish to participate in the take home iPad program. There is a $35 dollar fee for this program. 5th-8th grade students will begin taking home their iPads at the start of the second quarter.

Attention 8th grade parents and students

All 8th grade students will take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 14th starting at 8:30 AM. The assessment will be administered in homeroom and will take approximately 3 hours to complete. Please make sure that you have had a good nights rest, a high protein breakfast and are here on time.

ABC Basketball

ABC basketball will connect Buist families for 8 Saturdays throughout the year. K – 8th grade Buist students and siblings are welcome to sign up. Games will take place on the 2nd Saturday of each month starting in October, and ending in May. Click here for more information. To pay online, go to the "For Parents" tab at the top of this page and click the Online Payment System.


What's Happening

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For lottery results or waiting list(s) numbers please contact JoAnne Daquigan at 937-6430.