WHAT IS THE HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAM FOR ACADEMIC AND CREATIVE TALENT?
The senior high school Program for Academic and Creative Talent offers specialized guidance services to academically talented students. These services include: career counseling, profiling vocational interests and personal strengths, and facilitating academic planning during and after high school.
The Cedar Rapids curriculum provides abundant opportunities for academic challenge and enrichment through higher level classes, including those in the Advanced Placement program.
WHO BENEFITS FROM THE PROGRAM FOR ACADEMIC AND CREATIVE TALENT?
High school students often need assistance in clarifying possible career paths and locating suitable, affordable higher education. Since highly able students usually have numerous interests, or intense, long-term interests that influence their life planning, they will benefit from the decision-making focus provided by the Program for Academic and Creative Talent guidance services.
The mission of the Program for Academic and Creative Talent (PACT) is to enhance and support the educational program and experience of high ability students to prepare them to become world class learners and responsible citizens.