SI Technical High School provides a robust liberal arts curriculum including courses in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) and a cutting edge Career and Technical Education (CTE) program. All students take an Intensive Writing course and English and Language Arts curriculum to prepare them for Advanced Placement (AP) Language and AP Literature and Composition. Students take four years of mathematics, a variety of STEM and AP courses, graduate with at least two or three AP Social Studies courses, and take three years of the Russian language with an optional fourth-year of a second language via a blended learning read more
Our school provides a small, academically-challenging learning community that prepares students for college success and beyond. Our community is supported by problem-solving strategies to develop student character and respect for excellence in scholarship and to energize student creativity. It’s all about attitude – wanting to excel, striving to meet potential, overcoming challenges, and looking to make a difference.
Our challenging and academically demanding program is designed around college preparedness and aligned with Common Core Learning Standards. High standards, rigor, and global themes are infused throughout subjects. Vigorous standards and requirements around student conduct, school tone, and academic citizenship are strictly maintained. Students present comprehensive portfolio and summer projects. Teachers work collaboratively to challenge students’ thinking and prepare them for college. Students have opportunities to travel and participate in foreign exchanges, fostering cross-cultural learning.
Susan E. Wagner High School offers students sixteen unique courses of study called Learning Centers. Each Learning Center has an assigned assistant principal, teacher coordinator, guidance counselor, dean, and attendance assistant, all of whom work together to provide a nurturing environment and a wide range of academic support services. In addition to our academic programs, our many extracurricular and co-curricular activities help to develop well-rounded, socially conscious, respectful citizens who are prepared to enter college and the work force.
Petrides is a comprehensive college preparatory school that offers a wide array of academic opportunities. Our students are challenged to their maximum potential and are encouraged to meet and exceed the standards in all subject areas. What separates Petrides is not only its level of academic excellence, but its strong sense of community and family. Our small, intimate setting allows students to grow both academically and socially.