Explore thought-provoking and forward-facing courses.
Our students are equipped with the necessary skills and resources in order to pursue their academic passions and to navigate our rapidly-changing workforce.
In this workshop, we engage in thought-provoking, contemporary discussions about local, national, and global politics, mass migration, economic shifts, injustice and inequality, regional conflict, and so much more.
Ideating & Building Projects
Students learn to practice self-awareness, define problems, ideate, overcome roadblocks, and create solvent projects that engage with crucial problems. Then, students learn how to create prototypes for digital or other projects, presenting their interfaces, interactions, and behaviors as closely as possible.
Engage in thought-provoking, contemporary discussions about local, national, and global politics, mass migration, economic shifts, injustice and inequality, regional conflict, and so much more.
This bi-monthly project centers on films from around the globe. Together, we research, watch, discuss, and appreciate films that enrich our understanding of humanity and our global community.
College and career readiness
Learn image manipulation, page layout, web design, HTML & CSS, computer illustration, and more. Learn how to brand yourself and to build a website that houses your accomplishments.
Digital Video Directing and Editing
A workshop covering industry-standard digital video software that will empower students to shoot and edit their own videos. Inside the Box (ITB) is GPA's Vice-style video news magazine.
Intro to HTML/CSS
Our instructor Phoebe rules. She introduces students to computer science concepts and skills. Scholars collaborate with each other to explore the limitless potential of code and computer science. You better be able to show colleges that you understand future languages.
Standardized test prep & academic support
Develop the fundamentals and techniques of succeeding on the SAT/ACT, as well as the SAT Subject Tests. Gain access to our study space and tutors that have earned several 5s in AP coursework.
AP Calculus Boost
For students who need additional Calc help and are pointing to a 5 on the exam. Our educator is walking 5 and 800 on all SAT Math. He knows how to make difficult concepts consumable.
AP Lang Boost
For students in 9th, 10th, 11 grade (particularly AP Language and Composition) who need to learn how to effectively read beyond the plot and Sparknotes. We use engaging texts to engage students and teach them how to chase subject matter and to write effective analysis.
AP US History Boost
For students who wish to pass the AP test or those who are currently enrolled in APUSH or regular American History. We tell the story of American history rather than show PowerPoints or learn rote facts and dates. We connect the present to history, which teaches the students to understand its contemporary relevance. Our passage rate is 98% and our 4 and 5 rate is 84%.
Gain access to our space and educators. Receive guidance in pursuing your academic pathway, as well as relevant courses and activities. Brainstorm personal statements and college essays.