College Preparatory Academy

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Updated: 7/26/22

College Preparatory Academy
Established in 2019-2020
 

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Informational Brochure For 2022-23 (Updated 7/22)
Folleto Informatico Para 2022-23 (Actualizado 7/22)

Our Goals

HAVE the opportunity to earn full-ride and full-tuition scholarships by earning A’s and B’s in all of your classes beginning freshmen year.

APPLY and potentially be accepted into prestigious colleges & universities.

BE fully prepared and successful academically at the college & university level.

Benefits 

  • 4-year plan
  • Pima Community College and University of Arizona dual enrollment offerings
  • Advanced Placement (AP) offerings
  • GATE & Honors offerings
  • Culturally Relevant English & Social Studies offerings
  • Be challenged with the most rigorous coursework
  • Community service & capstone experience

Open Acces & Spots Available 

  • All students may participate in this program,
  • Participation may be limited based on available seats.

Commitments 

  • Incoming freshmen test scores may be reviewed.
  • Commit to the prescribed 4-year plan
  • Agree to take at least 2 dual enrollment college courses
  • Complete the Sweet 16 AZ University requirements by the end of senior year.
  • Complete the volunteer or capstone component that officially begins sophomore year
  • Complete the senior volunteer or capstone project presentation
  • Sign student and parent contract

Support 

  • Power Hour Study Hall available zero & 8th period - optional
  • Assigned counselor and administrator
  • Grade level specific college & career services
  • Warrior-to-Warrior peer mentorship program for freshmen in AVID 1, 2
  • TRiO Programs:  Educational Talent Search and Upward Bound for first-generation, low-income students

Extracurricular 

  • 35+ School Clubs: Hiking, Biking, MEChA, MESA, National Honor Society, Ivy League & more.
  • Performing Arts: Mariachi, Guitar, Piano, Theatre, Folklórico & more.
  • Athletics: All major sports programs available for boys & girls
Contact Us
Frank Rosthenhausler

Mr. Frank Rosthenhausler
Principal
frank.rosthenhausleri@tusd1.org

Dr. Teresa Toro
Dr. Teresa Toro
Academy Counselor
teresa.toro@tusd1.org

Personalized Tours
Mario Matanza
Mr. Mario Matanza

mario.matanza@tusd1.org
(520) 225-4343

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Our 4-Year Plan
Zero Hour
Optional
Study Hall
English GATE English 9
Honors English 9
CR Mexican Am. View
Social Studies GATE Western Civil.
or
Global Issues
Math Algebra 1 Honors
or
Geometry Honors:
(Must have passed H.S. Algebra
in middle school)
Science AP Environmental
Elective AVID 1, 2
Elective Elective Choice
Elective Elective Choice
8th Period
Optional
Study Hall
Project Volunteer and/or Capstone
Zero Hour
Optional
Study Hall
English Honors English 10
CR Mexican Am. View
Social Studies AP World History
Math Honors Geometry
Honors Algebra 2
Honors Pre-Calculus
Science Honors Biology
or
UA Biotechnology Program
Elective Fine Arts or
CTE Program
Elective Elective Choice
Elective Elective Choice
8th Period
Optional
Study Hall
Project Volunteer and/or Capstone
Zero Hour
Optional
Study Hall
English AP English Language
AP CR English Language
CR Mexican Am. View
CR African Am. View
CR Native Am. View
Social Studies AP US History
CR Mexican Am. History MAS 165 (DE)
CR Mexican Am. View
CR African Am. View
CR Native Am. View
Math Algebra II Honors

Pre-requisite: Algebra II
Contemporary Math
PCC Math 142 (DE)
College Algebra or
PCC Math 151 (DE)
Honors Pre-Calculus or
PCC Math 188/189 (DE)
AP Calculus AB
AP Statistics
Science Honors Chemistry
AP Chemistry
PCC Chemistry 130 (DE)
PCC Anat. & Phys. (DE)
UA Biotech. Program
Forensic Biology
Physics
Elective Fine Arts or
CTE Program
Elective ACT Prep/Health
Elective Elective Choice
8th Period
Optional
Study Hall
Project Volunteer and/or Capstone
Zero Hour
Optional
Study Hall
English AP English Literature
PCC Writing 101/102 (DE)
CR Mexican Am. View
CR African Am. View
CR Native Am. View
Social Studies GovPol US [AP Gov.] (1.0)
PCC POS Gov. 100 (DE)
CR Mexican Am. Gov. (.5)
CR African Am. Gov. (.5)
Macro/Micro Economics [AP] (1.0)
Math PCC Math 142 (DE)
College Algebra or
PCC Math 151 (DE)
Honors Pre-Calculus or
PCC Math 188/189 (DE)
AP Calculus AB
AP Statistics
Science Honors Chemistry
AP Chemistry
PCC Chemistry 130 (DE)
PCC Anat. & Phys. (DE)
UA Biotech. Program
Research Methods
Forensic Biology
Physics
Elective Fine Arts or
CTE Program
Elective AVID 7, 8
Elective Elective Choice
8th Period
Optional
Study Hall
Project Senior Presentation
3 A’s
ACADEMICS
ATHLETICS
ARTS

3 R’s
RIGOR
RELEVANCE
RELATIONSHIPS
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