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High Marks Program
We strive to meet the diverse learning needs of typical learners, as well as those with learning differences through enriched and individualized academic support. All students utilizing the High Marks Program will be enrolled in typical graduation requirements.
Exemplar Scholars Programs
This program is designed to take our most talented students in Math, Science, and Technology, as well as the Fine Arts, and expose them to research and mentorship opportunities, artistic collaboration, and audience exposure. These programs include a highly selective admissions process, increased academic rigor, job-embedded mentorships, research opportunities, and a senior project.
Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)
Lexington Catholic has made a significant commitment to STEM over the last decade with the addition of the Exemplar Scholars Program for Math, Science and Technology, Project Lead The Way(PLTW), and rigorous science and math curriculum. PLTW is the leader in providing STEM curriculum to over 2.4 million K-12 students. The strength of Lexington Catholic’s STEM program is our outstanding math and science departments. In addition to College Preparatory, Honors and Advanced Placement courses in math and science, students have the opportunity to take PLTW Introduction to Engineering and Design and Dual Credit aerospace courses. Students who intend to pursue STEM majors in college are advised to complete as many science electives, as possible.
Career Quest
A program designed to provide interested students with job shadowing opportunities in Central Kentucky business and professional communities. Job shadowing allows students to get a taste of the culture of the workplace and to experience the responsibilities and benefits of a career. Job shadowing can be used as a strategy to help decide students’ academic major and to gain knowledge by observing and understanding skills necessary in a particular career path.