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Upper School: Approach to Learning

A new high school experience that puts the student at the center.

Our approach to content is personalized.
Our approach to context is project-based.

Approach to LearningFoundational Fluencies

These are the core skills we teach, which are mastery-based, self-paced, and augmented by collaborative seminars.

  • Math
  • Computer Science
  • English
  • World Languages (Spanish, French, Mandarin)
  • Humanities
  • Sciences

Extended Day Electives

  • Debate
  • Robotics
  • STEM Fair
  • SAT/ACT/AP Prep
  • Visual Art
  • Music
  • Drama
  • Dance
  • Math Olympiad
  • German
  • Hindi

Online Opportunities, including...

(Based on individual interest and desired college / post-graduate experience.)

  • Economics
  • Art History
  • Government & Politics
  • Internet of Things
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Latin
  • Psychology

Project-Based Learning

  • Fully student-directed based on macro- and micro-concepts.
  • Badges: credentialing for 21st century skills

Experiential Programs

  • Apprenticeships – micro-credentials
  • Internships
  • Counseling Program
  • Global KLS Plug-in Network

Interdisciplinary & Meta Programs

  • Capstone Project
  • Student Life (clubs and sports)
  • International Study and Service Trips

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