Curriculum

 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) Program

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

Spanish for Heritage Speakers Program

The purpose of the Spanish for Heritage Speakers (SHS) Program is to provide the opportunity for seventh and eighth grade students with experience in Spanish at home or in their families to participate in an accelerated course of Spanish in accordance with the Diocesan Spanish Language Curriculum Objectives.

The SHS program is a two year program of study beginning in seventh grade for students who are academically motivated and desire a more rigorous course of study 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.

Application Documents: Application Packet 

Resource Program

One full-time resource teacher, a part-time Title 1 teacher, and a full-time school counselor are on staff to assist students.