Program Description

Tucson High Magnet School’s Badger Prep Academy is a curricular program (courses) that devises a college-preparatory pathway for students looking to attend a college or university of their dreams. Students who elect to take this designed pathway of courses will encounter the following benefits:  

  • Challenging and Rigorous Courses   
  • Wide Selection of Culturally Relevant English & Social Studies Classes  
  • Honors and GATE Classes  
  • Advanced Placement (AP) Class Offerings  
  • Develop a 4-Year Plan  
  • Pima Community College Dual Enrollment Classes 
  • Senior Capstone and Community Projects

Our College and Career Counselors and Academic Counselors work closely with post-secondary institutions to ensure the correct courses are taken by students to give them an advantage in the admission’s process. These partnerships will also assist student and families in understanding the steps they need to take to make the transition to college easier and feasible. With this guidance, we believe our students can and will succeed in getting into the college/university of their choice and will be well-prepared because of the Badger Prep Academy!  

Badger College Preparatory Academy
  
Benefits
  • Challenging and Rigorous Courses 
  • Wide Selection of Culturally Relevant English & Social Studies Classes 
  • Honors and GATE Classes 
  • Advanced Placement (AP) Class Offerings 
  • Develop a 4-Year Plan 
  • Pima Community College Dual Enrollment Classes
Commitments
  • Commitment to finishing the program
  • Agree to take at least two dual enrollment courses
  • Complete the volunteer project and capstone
  • Signed student and parent commitment
  • Complete the Sweet 16 university requirements by the end of senior year
  • Incoming freshmen may have test scores reviewed

 
Supports
  • Zero hour study hall
  • 8th period study hall
  • Badger power hour
  • Assigned counselor
  • Quarterly meetings
  • Avid mentor
  
4 Year Plan
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Extra Curricular Activities
  • Fine arts
    • Mariachi
    • Folklorico
    • Guitar
    • Dance
    • Theatre
    • Piano, and many more
  • CTE
    • Graphic Design
    • Computer Science
    • Electronics
    • Sport Medicine
    • Auto Tech
    • Photography
    • Welding
    • Precision Machining, and many more
Limited Availability
  • There are limited seats available for the College Preparatory Academy
  • Students will be enrolled on a first-come, first-serve basis
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