A Distinct Academic Experience
除了外围买球的 comprehensive college-prep curriculum, we offer several distinct academic programs that are unique to 外围买球app. Like all other small boarding schools, we provide countless opportunities for "hands-on" learning in our classrooms, but we also go beyond what is offered elsewhere. 外围买球的科学, 技术, 工程, and math (阀杆) courses and co-curricular programs provide students with diverse, 创新, world-class learning opportunities in several different areas.
Benefits of 阀杆 Education
High-quality 阀杆 education is critical for students who want to thrive in the modern world. 阀杆 occupations are growing at a significantly faster rate than average, and university graduates with 阀杆 degrees have higher earning potentials than their peers.
However, 阀杆 opportunities do not just enhance learning for science and tech-loving students. Exposure to 阀杆 concepts and hands-on learning provides all students with the critical thinking skills, 数学素养, and science acumen they need to become the next generation of innovators across all types of academic, 运动, 和个人追求.
Signature 阀杆 程序s at Our New England Boarding School
Our signature 阀杆 programs focus on the following areas:
- Leadership, Engage, Apply, Perform (飞跃)
- 机器人 & 工程
These courses provide students with a chance to gain practical "First-Hand Experiences" that are seldom offered at the high school level. These experiences help our students develop their passions and interests, as well as distinguish 外围买球app students during the 大学招生 过程.
To learn more about academic opportunities at 外围买球app, explore our 课程目录 and read more about our signature 阀杆 programs below.
阀杆 at a Private, New England Boarding School
阀杆 courses and co-curricular opportunities are critical for contemporary students, and at 外围买球app, we are uniquely positioned to provide our students with 阀杆-based opportunities they cannot get anywhere else. From the stunning natural beauty and science-in-action of the Adirondack Mountains, to the extensive learning opportunities at the 创新中心 in downtown Lake Placid, to the collaborations with local scientists and business owners, our 阀杆 programming is 设计ed to nurture our students academically and personally.
At 外围买球app, we are not like other boarding schools located in the middle of nowhere. 而不是, we are in the center of somewhere special, and our world-class location provides students with the learning and growing opportunities they need to become the curious, 订婚了, problem solvers of their generation. Ready to give your child the leading edge of a private school education? 那么，今天就外围买球. We would love to help you set up a virtual or in-person tour of our campus and facilities.
外围买球app's Leadership, Engage, Apply, and Perform (L.E.A.P.) 程序 takes students and faculty out of the classroom and lets them engage in collaborative, first-hand academic experiences. Students choose a 飞跃 project near the beginning of the year. 然后, they meet several times during the year to explore their topic, 和5月, they leave the classroom for a week to focus on their project.
Students work with experts in the fields related to their areas of inquiry, and they have the unparalleled chance toto explore compelling environments and work toward ambitious objectives as they complete their 飞跃 projects. These learning experiences help students develop the skills and confidence that will allow them to succeed in the face of future real-world challenges.
L.E.A.P. Showcase that caps the week allows students to share their adventures in learning with the school and the local community. Ready to 飞跃 and watch yourself soar? 然后，是时候了 learn more about Northwood's 飞跃 程序 and offerings.
The computer programming and robotics programs at our boarding school transform students from passive users to active creators. Through introductory and applied courses and participation in a robotics co-curricular option, students learn 工程, 设计, 编码, and programming concepts essential to a variety of fields.
They then employ these concepts to 设计, fabricate, wire, and program functioning robots. Whether you're interested in computer programming and robotics as a future career option or simply want to round out your college preparatory education, 你应该 learn more about the computer programming and robotics offerings at 外围买球app.
Northwood's 创业研究 course provides students with the knowledge and experience to transform a passion project into a successful business. In addition to gaining a better understanding of economic theory, 创业研究 students learn the common traits of successful enterprises from small businesses to multinational corporations, as they develop their own business plans and work with local businesses to execute their entrepreneurial visions.
Just as the science programs at our boarding school are not restricted to future scientists, our entrepreneurial programs are 设计ed to benefit students who plan to go into business as well as those who expect to pursue other career paths. Regardless of our students' long-term goals, entrepreneurial education helps them learn how to identify problems and apply creative solutions to real-world challenges. 在这个程序中, students develop critical life skills such as teamwork, 同理心, 和谈判, preparing them to navigate an uncertain future across all types of careers and disciplines. To learn more about this exciting educational opportunity, check out our entrepreneurial studies at Northwood.
In our boarding school's 创新和设计 program, 外围买球app students start with independent research and use class sessions to identify potential projects. 然后, they learn methods of evaluating existing research and information, 构思解决方案, test their ideas through prototypes, and ultimately develop innovations that take action to resolve real-world problems.
With help from visiting experts, our 创新和设计 students also learn how 设计 can lead to entrepreneurial opportunities. This program gives dreamers and makers the skills to bring their ideas from concept to reality. Curious about how this program helps to future-proof our students and makes them stand out in the 大学招生s 过程? 然后, we invite you to learn more about our hands-on innovation and 设计 at Northwood.