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Riley Award Deadline Extended to Friday, December 4!

If you thought that your School Improvement Council had missed the Dick and Tunky Riley Award for SIC Excellence deadline, you’re in luck! The deadline for Level One applications has been extended until Friday, December 4! All applications must be received by the SC-SIC office by 5:00 p.m. on that date. Mail your applications to SC-SIC, USC College of Education Suite 001, 820 Main Street, Columbia, SC 29208, or email your scanned application to

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SIC handbook cover imageNOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD! The NEW, 2015 edition of the SIC Handbook, This is Your SIC - A Handbook for Effectiveness

This file is in PDF format and will require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view after downloading.

This is Your SIC - A Handbook for Effectiveness

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NEW! "SIC Elections Toolkit"
This Toolkit was created for School Improvement Councils  who would like additional guidance on how to conduct elections and examples of election materials.divider bar

NEW! "SIC Activities Resource Library"
This Resource Library has been compiled (from projects implemented by honorees in SC-SIC's Riley Award for SIC Excellence process) to assist School Improvement Councils in identifying goals and project areas for the focus of their yearly work.
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NEW! "SIC Bylaws Toolkit"

This Toolkit will assist School Improvement Councils in creating new bylaws and updating existing ones.

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Read the latest edition of In the Loop, Volume 2, Issue 1