Join the growing list of middle level educators in South Carolina by signing up for active memberships in the state’s only organization devoted solely to middle level issues. Membership categories are available for everyone who is involved in middle grades education.


Membership Benefits

  • Professional and curriculum development opportunities
  • Summer institutes
  • AMLE Affiliation
  • Networking with SC middle schools
  • SCAMLE Journal published by and for SC middle schools
  • FOCUS Newsletter
  • Discounts on registration for the SCAMLE Annual Conference
  • Eligibility for grants and awards
  • News and information for and about middle schools

Membership Types and Rates

The Association has both individual and institutional memberships. The fee for institutional membership is a sliding scale based on the number of teachers. The membership year for individuals begins on the date membership dues are received (anytime throughout the year). Institutional membership runs from July 1 to June 30. Check out our complete membership options.
Membership Type Annual Membership Costs
Pre-Service Educator Free!
Individual $25 
State Department, College or University, or School District Office (up to 5 Members) $50 

School Membership Level 1
(1 to 20 Staff Members)


School Membership Level 2
(21 to 50 Staff Members)


School Membership Level 3
(51-75 Staff Members)


School Membership Level 4
(76 or more Staff Members)

Business and Corporate
Non-Profit Organization $150 
Retiree $10 

Join Us

Select your membership level below and then choose “Next” to continue completing your membership information. You will be asked to choose a payment method: check, credit card, or purchase order (PO).

If you are paying by credit card, you can continue to do so online. If you are paying by PO, choose “invoice me” when prompted. If you are paying by check, please send it to
South Carolina Association for Middle Level Education

225 Gardenwalk Drive
West Columbia, SC 29170

Get in touch with us for any questions regarding membership or payment.