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Richland One Magnet Programs Hosting Virtual Parent Info Sessions



From bilingual education to getting a head start in college and career preparation, Richland One’s unique magnet programs offer students exciting choices that challenge them academically while nurturing their personal interests. Families can learn more about these magnet programs by joining virtual parent information sessions.


More details about the programs, including eligibility requirements, also are available on the district website (Please note that although a few district magnet programs have certain attendance zone requirements, the magnet programs listed below are open to all Richland One students.)


Carver-Lyon Elementary School Language Immersion Magnet

Beginning in pre-kindergarten, Richland One’s Language Immersion Magnet offers students a bilingual education where half of the students’ instructional time is taught in English and the other half is taught in either Mandarin Chinese, Spanish or French. Educators believe being bilingual has long-term advantages because it makes students more marketable and gives them a competitive edge in college and the workplace. Families interested in learning more about the program should email to register for a virtual parent information session.


Language Immersion Virtual Information Sessions:

  • June 16 at 10:00 a.m.

  • June 23 at 10:00 a.m. 


Bradley Elementary School Career Awareness Magnet

In addition to an outstanding academic foundation, students enrolled in this program will learn about careers while developing their leadership skills. Bradley will offer three virtual information sessions for families via Zoom. To register for a session email .


Bradley’s Virtual Parent Information Sessions:

  • June 15 at 10:00 a.m.

  • June 22 at 1:00 p.m.

  • June 29 at 4:00 p.m.


W.G. Sanders Middle School Career Exploration Magnet

Students will be able to connect what they learn in class to real-world experiences as they explore various career paths and develop leadership skills guided by an academically rigorous curriculum. Families interested in learning more about the program can participate in a virtual parent information session by registering at After completing the registration, parents will automatically be provided with the meeting link, meeting ID, and password for the session of their choice. The virtual sessions will be approximately 30 minutes long and be facilitated through Zoom.


Sanders’ Virtual Parent Information Sessions:

  • June 10 at 11:00 a.m.

  • June 18 at 9:00 a.m.

  • June 23 at 6:00 p.m.

  • June 29 at 6:00 p.m. 


  1. J. Keenan High School Career Preparation Magnet
  2. J. Keenan has four magnet academies—engineering, hospitality and tourism, government and entrepreneurship—that offer students college credit, industry certifications, internships and other advantages to prepare them for high-demand careers. Parents and students interested in attending an informational session should email or text “Accepted and Ahead” to (803)450-0074.


W.J. Keenan’s Virtual Parent Information Sessions:

  • June 15 at 10:00 a.m.

  • June 25 at 6:00 p.m.

  • June 29 at 10:00 a.m.

  • June 29 at 6:00 p.m.


Richland One Middle College

Richland One Middle College (ROMC) is an award-winning charter school housed on the Beltline campus of Midlands Technical College. It offers juniors and seniors the opportunity to earn college credits in an intimate, student-centered environment. Parents can register for the ROMC virtual information session at


ROMC Virtual Parent Information Session:

  • June 23 at 6:30 p.m.