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.
IMPORTANT REMINDER: This Wednesday, September 17th is an early dismissal day. Early dismissal is at 1:00 PM
2014-2015 Student and Parent Information
Buist Cafeteria Menu
Attention 8th Grade Parents and Students
The PSAT will be administered on Saturday, October 18th starting promptly at 8:30 AM. The cost is $14. If you are interested in having your student take the PSAT, please sign-up with Mrs. Mielcarek. To sign-up, bring a check made out to Buist Academy in the amount of $14 to Mrs. Mielcarek no later than September 19th.
Attention all 6th, 7th and 8th Grade Parents and Students
T-Dap Vaccine Requirements
Buist Academy will hold its annual High School Information Fair on Monday, October 13th from 5:00 - 6:30 pm. All 6th, 7th and 8th grade families are invited to attend. Representatives from magnet, charter, private, boarding and local public schools will be on hand to talk with you about their school and answer any questions that you may have. Please contact Mrs. Mielcarek, School Counselor, with any questions that you may have.
SC Law requires all rising 7th grade students to have a dose of T-dap vaccine. The T-dap vaccine, which protects students from tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (also known as whooping cough) is a NEW requirement for ALL rising 7th graders.
CCSD T-Dap information
Attention Parents/Guardians of 4th through 8th Grade Students:
If you would like to access your student’s academic information and you do not currently have a Parent Portal account, please send an email directly to BAParentPortalHelp@charleston.k12.sc.us
You will need to provide the
following in the email:
Your child's or your children's full
legal names – as they appear on their birth certificates
full legal name
best day-time contact phone number
The last four digits of each child's
social security number
The last four digits of a
parent/guardian/backup phone number that we have on-file.
If you already have a Parent Portal
guardian account for a student at another school, please provide that
information. Your existing account can access multiple students.