As Mount Pleasant continues to grow, the future of the town is top of mind. Mount Pleasant is dedicated to ensuring that generations of residents to come are well educated. 100% of Mount Pleasant schools have achieved an “excellent” rating from the South Carolina Department of Education, year-over-year. In 2010, Mount Pleasant was home to the national principal of the year. Even local CEO’s cited Mount Pleasant’s award-winning K-12 system as a prime factor when choosing to locate their business within the town.
Charleston County School District (CCSD) is the second largest school system in South Carolina. CCSD’s programs and schools offer a portfolio of options including neighborhood, charter, magnet, IB (international baccalaureate), and Montessori schools.