Congratulations to AIM Academy's first cohort of Global Scholars. Our five scholars are: Roxy B. '19, Isabelle J. '19, Kiley M. '20, Shayna P. '20, Brandon S. '20.
Students in this program will earn Global Scholar distinction on their diploma after completing a series of global program expectations. Students will focus on developing their skills and efforts the following five areas: Communication, Intellectual Pursuit, Service toward a Cause, Immersion, and Mentorship.
Students are expected to: earn a B or Higher in 4 approved Global Courses, complete 20 hours of Service with a global citizenship organization (within their 100 hour graduation requirement), participate in at least 2 immersive travel experiences with accompanying travel journals, dedicate serious investment in 2nd language development, maintain a web portfolio of their work as a Global Scholar, work closely with a faculty mentor to establish and meet goals, to name a few. Students in grades 9 and 10 are encouraged to apply in September or January.