Science Prep Academy Is Powered By A Digital Learning Software
A one-size-fits-all approach to education fails to meet the diverse learning needs of Neurodiverse students with Autism who may need extra help or aren't successful in a traditional classroom environment. Our digital curriculum provides a personalized learning experience that lets students learn in their own way and at their own pace. Watch this video to learn more about Apex Learning, our digital curriculum at Science Prep Academy.
Rigorous & Engaging
Our comprehensive courses are built to standards that meet and exceed middle and high school requirements. Engaging content keeps students interested and motivated to succeed. At the same time, courses are designed to help students learn independently.
Top Five Tips for Autistic Learners to Become a Computer Scientist
There are plenty of job opportunities in the computer-related field nowadays and especially in the future. There are good opportunities for autistic learners to fill these positions because many have the requirements needed to be great computer scientists such as their preferences to the logical thinking process, their excellent ability with process & procedures, and their willingness to focus on individual tasks and assignments.
Here are some tips for parents to help support their Autistic genius to become a computer scientist.
Science Prep Academy (SPA) is a STEM College & Career Prep private school serving Neurodiverse students with Autism in grades 6-12 throughout Arizona.
Students receive electives including Computer Science/Coding, Adaptive Recreation and Life Skills
Students receive Positive Behavior Support with the support of a counselor
Students receive high quality instruction with continual assessment of growth
2020–21 School Year
Start: August 9, 2020
End: May 27, 2021
First Day of School
Bench Mark Testing
Labor Day- No School
Mid Point Quarter 1
Teacher PD- No School
1375 E Broadway Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85040
ESA (Empowerment Scholarship Account) is currently accepting new applications throughout the academic year, and students are admitted on a Quarterly basis! To apply, go to http://www.azed.gov/esa/, and apply today!
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*NERC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs, activities or employment practices and provides equal access. NERC is expressly prohibited from subjecting any person to discrimination or harassment on the basis of his/her membership in a protected class by the following laws: Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; Age Discrimination Act of 1975; Title I and Title II.