Apply now for the 2018-2019 school year.

East Point Academy is a public Mandarin immersion charter school in West Columbia and is open to all South Carolina 5K-8th graders free of charge regardless of their zoned district. Our 4K program is fee based with need based scholarships available. Math, Science, Mandarin Language Arts, Music, Art and Chinese Movement are taught in Mandarin to provide an immersion experience resulting in progressive Mandarin proficiency over the course of study. Our American and Chinese teachers work hand in hand to provide the basis for a world-class, 21st century education.

East Point Academy’s progressive educational model combines Mandarin immersion with traditional core subjects and hands on learning to create a vibrant, innovative program where students excel.


To apply for 5K, students must be at least 5 years old by 9/1/2018.