"By providing more advanced opportunities across the state, we can ensure every student has equal access to the best educational opportunities, no matter where they live or go to school. Students now have the option to complete state high school graduation requirements early and earn a scholarship toward higher education or stay in high school and begin their college or professional-technical education. Student-centered programs like 8 in 6, Dual Credit for Early Completers, and the Mastery Advancement Program are available today to empower every high school student to get a jumpstart on their future."
– Superintendent Tom Luna
The Student Engagement & Postsecondary Readiness team is comprised of a range of programs and services designed to foster and establish optimal conditions for learning and readiness for college and career. This includes addressing barriers to postsecondary education, toxic school climates, suicide, dropout, habituation to low expectations and delinquency during, and after, school hours. These issues are significant impediments to student success throughout K-12 and beyond. The goals for this team include: