The South Carolina Independent School Association is a service driven organization serving the needs of Independent Schools.
Services include:
  • Professional Development covering all areas of Independent Education
  • Tailored in-service educational programs
  • Trustee orientation
  • Statewide student government and honor society association (SCISSA)
  • Accreditation Program
  • Achievement testing program
  • Complete Athletic Program crowning State Championships in 22 sports.
  • Athletic officials association
  • Student competitions and festivals in the areas of journalism, cheerleading, art, music, drama, science, math, spelling, quiz bowl, public speaking, and writing
  • All-Star games in volleyball,soccer, football, basketball,baseball,and softball
  • Teacher of the Year Awards
  • Coaches Association


The South Carolina Independent School Association is an affiliate member of The National Federation of High School Associations.

The SCISA is an Associate Member of The Council on Standards for International Educational Travel.

Contact SCISA Athletics
P.O Drawer 690 . Orangeburg, SC 29116
Office Telephone Number: 803-535-4820   Fax: 803-535-4840
Michael G. Fanning, Athletic Director