League Academy of Communication Arts is a magnet middle school with grades six through eight. Originally built in 1965, it is a public school located in beautiful downtown Greenville.
With a current enrollment of approximately 800 students, we have a staff of 3 administrators and around 50 teachers. All content teachers are Highly Qualified in Math, ELA, Science and Social Studies. Our special education teachers are certified in LD, ED, or EH. Our ED and EH special education classes are self-contained. Our resource students are served with an inclusion model. Our teaching staff also includes a .5 ESOL teacher (English to speakers of other languages), 14 related/fine arts teachers, a career development specialist, 3 guidance counselors, a magnet coordinator, reading/mathematics intervention teachers, a media specialist and an instructional coach.
We are one of over 20 middle schools in the Greenville County School District. Our building is a source of pride for us. Our facility consists of 39 academic classrooms, a media center, a business computer lab, a multimedia video production computer lab, a gymnasium and athletic fields, a dance studio, an art studio, a chorus room, a drama studio, band and strings rooms with practice studios, an exploratory life skills lab, a cafeteria, the only auditorium in any middle school in the District, and administrative as well as guidance offices.
League Academy of Communication Arts is located in a quiet neighborhood within the Greenville city limits. For over 40 years, it has won state and national awards for both excellence in education and outstanding accomplishments. It evolved from League Junior High School to League Middle School, and in 1995, to the present League Academy of Communication Arts. In League’s history, our school has been recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School, a Palmetto’s Finest, a Red Carpet School, a Palmetto Silver Award winner, a National School to Watch, a Capturing Kids' Hearts Showcase School, an ABC Grant Recipient, an ABC Certified School, and a National EPA Energy Star recipient. By combining a rigorous academic program with a strong arts education component, our school provides a quality, well-rounded education for all students in grades six through eight. Our school community reflects a positive working relationship enabling League to achieve the National PTA Parent Involvement School of Excellence Certification.