A partner program with Highlands P-TECH, the Highlands HS Computer Science program gives students the opportunity to learn topics such as Information Technology, Cybersecurity, and Programming. We include a focus on CompTIA IT certifications and the AP Computer Science Principles course to ensure students are ready for today’s workforce and college programs upon graduation. The tech industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the San Antonio region with huge opportunities for high-wage careers.
Highlands High School Computer Science includes:
- Preparation for STEM careers within the San Antonio region
- Access to dual credit and AP courses at no cost to the student
- Development of professional skills (soft skills) identified by college and industry partners through work-based learning experiences such as field trips, guest speakers, and internships
- Robust student support including a dedicated academic counselor, college advisor, work-based learning specialist, and participation in the AVID program