Being a top athlete, and student is highly demanding and requires balance – Picabo Street Academy offers a solution.
– Picabo Street Academy provides a unique education model where students can succeed in school AND their sport or art without compromising the quality of either.
– This model is suited to any student with an extracurricular passion: sport, dance, music, etc.
– Parents can relax in the knowledge that their child will not be sacrificing their future education opportunities as they pursue their dreams.
– Picabo Street Academy is open 12 months of the year.
– We offer rolling enrollment, so students can start the school year at any time.
– School attendance is planned around the athlete’s training and competition schedules, enabling them to truly focus on each one, without conflict or compromise.
– School is open all day, allowing flexible class times to suit the individual needs of each student.
– Students can enroll full time OR take individual classes to supplement their current school program.
ENRICHED BLENDED MODEL
– Picabo Street Academy provides an integrated virtual curriculum and classroom environment.
– Live teachers provide support in Park City classrooms through face to face, one to one and small group teaching, in conjunction with virtual curriculum delivery.
– Picabo Street Academy staff develops an individual plan for each student, taking the learning style and demands of their extracurricular activity into account; the plan can be adjusted as need or opportunity arises.
– After a thorough selection process, an academic partner was identified that could deliver courses year-round at a level that will truly prepare our students for the college of their choice.
– AP, Honors, advanced foreign language and concurrent enrollment courses are available in addition to a wide selection of electives and core and common core classes.
– All classes are AdvancEd accredited and meet NCAA approved standards.
– Students focus on mastery of core subjects: English, Math, Science & Social Studies, while fulfilling elective requirements to meet state and national requirements.
– ACT and SAT preparation courses available.
– College counseling provided.
– Picabo Street Academy takes a holistic approach to the education of each student; experienced educators are here to help determine the best pathway and provide support in the process to achieve a successful outcome.
– Picabo Street Academy is currently located in the Prospector area of Park City, but has long term plans to be housed at Utah Olympic Park.
– Homestay accommodations can be arranged in Park City for short or longer-term requirements.
– Scholarship opportunities are available to qualifying students.