Educational Credit for Exceptional Needs Children Program
Read Proviso 109.15 of the 2016-17 General Appropriation Act (as ratified by the SC General Assembly on June 2, 2016
How does a school apply for eligibility under the Educational Credit for Exceptional Needs Children (ECENC) Program for Fiscal Year 2016-17?
Below are links to information to assist the general public:
The ECENC is separate and distinct from the enrollment of public school students with disabilities at a private school, which is governed by South Carolina State Board of Education regulation 43-243. Moreover, the ECENC explicitly forbids the "regulat[ion] of the educational program of an independent school that accept students receiving scholarship grants."
The following schools have been approved per Proviso 109.15 of the 2016-17 General Appropriation Act. The list below was updated January 31, 2017.