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The Official Web Site of the State of South Carolina

SC-SIC has launched our new website at All information on this site is located there, as well, and will permanently be removed from this site on 11/20/23. 

SICs & SIC Leaders

SIC Basics

This is Your SIC - A Handbook for Effectiveness (English and Español)

SC-SIC Member Network

Customizable SIC Promotional Brochure (DOC) (Note: Word document)

SIC Self-Assessment Profile (PDF)

“The Basics” for Effective SICs:
Professional Training from SC School Improvement Council

Advanced, Professional SIC Training from SC School Improvement Council

Current SIC Training Schedule

Current SIC District Contact list (PDF)

Donate to SC-SIC

South Carolina's Read to Succeed Act

SIC Annual Compliance Checklist (PDF)

Toolkits for Local SICs

SIC Elections Toolkit

SIC Bylaws Toolkit

Toolkit for Effective SIC Meetings

SIC Report to the Parents Toolkit

SIC Activities Resource Library

About the Resource Library
     Volume I - Support for Student Learning (PDF)
     Volume II - The School Environment (PDF)
     Volume III - Family-School Partnerships (PDF)
     Volume IV - School-Community Partnerships (PDF)
     Volume V - Health and Wellness (PDF)
     Volume VI - SIC Advocacy and Civic Engagement Projects (PDF)

Additional Resources, Training & Publications

COVID-19 Relief Funding for Schools

"SIC180": July 13, 2020: School Improvement Council Elections in the Time of COVID-19

"SIC180": SC-SIC's 2020 Award Recipients

"SIC180": SC-SIC Executive Director Tom F. Hudson provides some updated info to local SICs in light of the current public health situation

Brochures for SICs

Download the SC-SIC logo

About the SIC Report to the Parents

Sources for Sample Surveys

Trainings and Resources Offered by SC-SIC Partner Agencies

SC-SIC Council News Digital Newsletter

SC-SIC's In the Loop Email Update

SC Education Policy Fellowship Program (SC-EPFP)

The Carolina Family Engagement Center (CFEC)

PTA Resources for Families on the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

The Engagement for Outcomes program

Suggested Content for SIC School Webpages (PDF)

Resources for SICs on Health and Safety

Profile of the South Carolina Graduate (PDF)

Communicating Family Engagement,(PDF) a a practical guide to effectively communicating the concept of family engagement, developed by the National Association for Family, School and Community Engagement

SC-SIC Riley Award for School Improvement Council Excellence

About the Riley Award

Riley Award Winners & Honorable Mentions

Local SIC Accomplishments

Apply for the Riley Award

Riley Award flyer (PDF)

SIC Advocate of the Year

SIC Advocate of the Year