St. Albert the Great Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Program
Through a partnership with Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth, Aquinas piloted a four-year STEM program for students with qualifying ability in Grades 5-8. Accelerated math courses for students in grades 5-8, science and engineering courses for grades 6-8, and our regular advanced technology courses. For more information click here.
Advanced Language Arts (ALA)
The ALA program is a three-year program of study beginning in sixth grade for students who are academically motivated and desire a more rigorous course of study in language arts that keeps them constantly challenged and interested. The demanding program of study requires a high level of academic performance, discipline, and appropriate maturity for each student participating. More information about admission to the program can be found in the application below.
Application documents: ALA Full Application Packet, ALA placement test study guide
One full-time resource teacher, a part-time Title 1 teacher, and a full-time school counselor are on staff to assist students.