Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Officials with the South Carolina Science Academy announced Thursday morning where the school will be located when it opens in the fall.
The facility will be located at 2015 Marion Street in downtown Columbia.
The academy is a publicly funded school focusing on science, mathematics, technology, and engineering. Project coordinator Autumn Perkins says that the Academy will use a project-based learning model.
The school will open in the fall to students in 6th through 9th grade, and will add another high school grade each of the next 3 years. They expect to open with about 350 students enrolled.