High School

9th & 10th Grade – College Preparatory Program

Our beautiful, state-of-the-art Campus with Basketball courts and Open Fields

Program Objectives

  • Provide a rigorous and individualized TEKS-based curriculum focused on college and career readiness.
  • Inculcate critical thinking & study skills to help students succeed in college & beyond.
  • Maintain an Islamic environment through dress code, proper etiquette, and appropriate interaction with the opposite gender.
  • Preserve and nurture the Muslim identity. Promote Islamic practices including daily prayer, fasting, reciting Qur’an, and volunteerism.
  • Provide a sense of comfort, acceptance, and belonging
  • Protect from negative influences such as substance abuse, bullying and peer pressure…

 

Core Classes – Online through “TEXAS CONNECTIONS ACADEMY of HOUSTON”

  • 9–10 Education features a TEKS-based core curriculum for Math, Science, English, & Social Studies.
  • Numerous options for Electives  such as Digital Photography, Marine Science, Game Design, & World Languages which enable students to explore & grow to become well-rounded individuals.
  • Honors and Advanced Placement® courses provide the challenge needed for college preparation.
  • Students can take college courses (Dual Credit) while still in high school, simultaneously earning high school & college credit.
  • Students can prepare for the future by joining college planning & career clubs

 

Everest Academy Provides

  • Special High School Computer Lab with state-of the art multimedia for students during the school day; and a Science Lab for hands-on experiments.
  • Specialized Learning Coaches to facilitate learning and keep students on track; guide, monitor, and track student progress; and provide structure, encouragement, & support.
  • Oversight on students’ assignments to ensure their are progress.
  • Provide individualized instruction and assistance with core subjects including Algebra I & II, Geometry, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.
  • Help with organization & study skills. Create and monitor student schedules & keep parents updated on students’ progress.
  • Prepare students for college entrance exams including: PSAT/ NMSQT, SAT, & ACT.
  • Choose an endorsement area and devise a 4 Year Graduation Plan.

 

Religious Education & Other Classes – Face to Face

  • Arabic, Quran, & Islamic Studies
  • Character Education
  • Physical Education & Sports
  • Community Service Projects & Volunteerism
  • Field Trips

 

Click here to access Parent Orientation Information Session Slides

We are currently accepting students for the remainder of the 2019/20 year and for the next academic year 2020/21.   Seats are limited, please contact  Rafifi@everest-academy.com  for more details about the program and for enrollment information.