The South Carolina Independent School Association released the following statement today in response to Gov. Henry McMaster’s announcement of SAFE Grants, a program that will make grants up to $6,500 available to low- and middle-income South Carolina families for use at participating independent schools. The statement can be attributed to Dr. Spencer A. Jordan, Executive Director of the South Carolina Independent School Association.
"Governor McMaster has placed all students of South Carolina in an outstanding position for future academic success by the development and implementation of the SAFE Grant. This scholarship will enable students and families that have suffered because of the COVID-19 pandemic an opportunity to enroll or continue their enrollment in one our outstanding independent schools throughout South Carolina."