Leap into 9th Grade 2024

  • The Leap into 9th Grade summer program prepares incoming ninth grade students to excel in high school by building a foundation for success before starting high school. 

    Program Dates & Times: July 1 - July 19, Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

    High Schools: Franklin, Grant, McDaniel, Roosevelt

    What is the Leap into 9th Grade curriculum?

    • Students prepare to succeed in high school with a focus on social awareness, self-management, relationship skills, responsible decision-making, and time management.
    • Students practice AVID skills, such as preparing to take notes, planning for planners, and goal-setting.
    • Students discover their interests and learn about different opportunities available to them during high school and after high school.
    • Students participate in hands-on activities related to career and technical education (CTE) programs, and practice career and financial planning.
    • Students apply all of their learning to complete their Green City Project with teammates and present it to the class.

    To enroll for Leap into 9th Grade, please register online or talk to your school counselor if you have any questions.

Student working on project