Mountain Island Charter School


Mountain Island Charter School is a K-12 tuition-free public school that serves the educational needs of students living in North Carolina counties surrounding Mount Holly, NC. The majority of students live in the greater Charlotte area. MICS offers three academic tracks designed to support academic needs and career interests: College Preparatory, Career Preparatory, and  Occupational Course of Study. MICS offers Honors and AP classes to students who demonstrate success in the prerequisites.


Mountain Island Charter School offers a traditional curriculum while instilling character values and leadership development within a positive, challenging learning environment. Students, teachers, staff, and parents will be encouraged to lead by example through their positive impact on and service to each other, their school, and their community. We endeavor to promote and foster excellence, wisdom, integrity, and perseverance within our students to enable them to be successful in today's complex and diverse society.


Together we will SOAR by...

Serving our community and world as

Outstanding leaders who

Achieve through

Respect and responsibility


Academic Excellence

Positive Character



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News and Announcements

Summer Assignments

Summer assignments for AP courses and Honors English IV have been posted under school programs as well.

The MS/HS summer learning for 2021 is an optional program for students to engage in math and reading curriculum over the summer.

2021-2022 Dress Code

For Middle School Students: In addition to the typical collared shirts, the school is now permitting students in grades 6-8 to wear shirts "provided by the Raptor Wearhouse, MICS-approved spirit packs, or an MICS athletic team AND have an official MICS logo or official MICS team logo."

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