Fairmont Prep’s College Prep (CP) curriculum gives students the preparation they need to be successful in collegiate courses by teaching them study methods, critical thinking, and organization tactics. All of our standard CP curriculum is University of California (UC) approved, and completion of our standard diploma curriculum qualifies our students acceptance to one or more UC campuses.
Fairmont Prep is committed to offering our students unique course options at every academic level to allow students to engage in curriculum that interests them. We offer a number of standard-level courses not commonly found in high school, including: Biomedical Ethics, Computer Science, Digital Multimedia, Fashion Design, Film, Forensics, and Speech.
The Prep Academy’s course offerings provide a variety of pathways for students to follow. Many students choose to take courses from various levels of instruction because this flexibility aligns more closely with their abilities. Our programs for study are as follows:
CP - College Preparatory Courses
These are standard level courses designed to prepare students to succeed in freshman collegiate courses.
H – Honors Courses
These courses are more in depth and move at a faster pace than the CP courses. They are designed to prepare students to succeed in Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, Medical Magnet or Engineering Magnet coursework.
AP - Advanced Placement Courses
These college level courses are advanced and are intended to culminate with the AP exam. If the student scores well on an AP exam, he/she may earn college credits for the course. It is expected that each student who takes an AP course will also take the AP exam for that course... Read More