Academic Coordinator: Ms. Melissa Beckmann
The academic program offers a broadly based comprehensive education through a highly structured core curriculum. The emphasis of this component is on applications involving communication, mathematics, science, and social studies. Advanced Placement and College Preparatory instruction is included for those students who plan to further their education. Through a combination of ability and heterogeneous grouping, students are prepared to enter today's job market and learn that education is a lifelong process, which is so important in today's changing workplace.
The academic programs at Tri-County are aligned to the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks in all core subject areas: English Language Arts (ELA), math science, and social studies. Course are available at the Advanced Placement, Honors, and College Preparatory levels and meet the individual needs of students who are considering attending a four or two-year institution of higher education. Tri-County also meets the needs of students who are on an Individualized Education Plan (IEP). A complete description of all courses is available in the Academic Course Description booklet.