Arts and Humanities Curriculum

The Arts and Humanities Academy curriculum is designed to inspire greater levels of academic achievement by linking student interest and talent in the arts to all aspects of their educational experience. By tapping into their strengths as artists, teachers lead students to improve their overall skills in reading, writing and science. AHA is particularly concerned with bridging the achievement gap and providing a challenging curriculum for all of our students.

Students enrolled in AHA fulfill the learning community’s requirements within AHA. All remaining courses needed to fulfill high school graduation and college eligibility requirements are chosen as electives from the following departments: African American Studies, Arts: Visual & Performing, Physical Education, Technology and World Languages.

* Placement into Algebra I, Honors Geometry, or higher level math based on math department assessment.
** Students can enroll in AHA AP Augmentation classes in their 11th and 12th grade English classes

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