In addition to classroom instruction, students may have the following types of learning opportunities:
If a student is interested in a particular course of study that is not part of the core courses offered by Pacific Crest Innovation Academy, with approval from their learning team, the student may engage in independent study to master the material outside a classroom setting. Our core courses may change from time to time based on the qualifications of our instructors and students' interests and needs.
Pacific Crest Innovation Academy is pleased to offer the following co-curricular opportunities:
Microsoft Imagine Academy Through this digital curriculum, students will develop critical computer science, IT and productivity skills. Students may earn Microsoft certifications that confirm that they have the fundamental technology skills necessary to thrive in 21st century careers. For the past 2 years, PCIA has been recognized as one of the TOP 10 schools in the state for Microsoft certifications achieved by students!
FIRST Robotics Competition Team With the support of a faculty mentor, students will design and build an industrial-sized robot. This is an opportunity for students to "learn, explore, strategize, build camradery, share ideas and talents, make new friends, be accepted and HAVE FUN!" (FIRSTinspires.org)