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Thank you for your interest in East Link Academy Charter School! 

We are proud of our accomplishments here and are excited to have you discover us. As a public charter school in South Carolina, we are required to run a lottery to fill our seats. Our lottery process has several deadlines, so please read this entire introduction before completing the application.

If you wish to apply for the 2020-2021 (current) school year, please complete the application link above to be added to our waitlist. 

The lottery will be for the available spots in all grades Preschool K4* through grade 7.

*Preschool (4K program) is not funded by the state of South Carolina.
There is a 4K program fee of $6,000.00 for the 2021-2022 school year.

If you have more than one student applying for placement, you will need to fill out a separate application for each. 

Important Dates for the 2021-2022 Lottery Process:

Wednesday 3/3/2021 the lottery takes place for 2021-2022 spots in all grades, all families will be notified of their lottery status 3/5/2021.

The deadline to apply is 2/28/2021.


Parent Information Session

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are not providing school tours. However, we will host a virtual question and answer session on Tuesday, February 2 from 6:30-7:30. If you would like a link to the event, please let us know here

Already Signed Up and Just Need to Pay Your Fees? Pay Here.

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ELA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, or immigrant status in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle the nondiscrimination policies. For questions pertaining to Section 504 or Title IX contact Dana Hutto at 864-775-1733

East Link Academy

78 Global Drive, Suite 200

Greenville, SC 29607

Part of the Global Trade Park

Fax: 864-484-8171



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