Life Long Learning

In an age when the entire world is available on your desktop, now more than ever it is no longer the function of high schools to be the distributor of information. Instead, high school should be a place to develop what educators like to call “habits of mind”- in other words, a place to practice and develop the skills that we know help adults become successful providers for themselves, their families and their communities.

Here’s a little told secret- becoming “grown-up” is a complicated, demanding, exciting and more fascinating adventure than any video game-but it doesn’t come with an operating manual. At R.E.A.L. Prep we surround students with teachers, mentors and other adult guides who are devoted to helping students get a head start to success. You have to take the journey, but we can give you some of the “cheats” to make it a little bit easier and a lot more fun.

R.E.A.L. Prep is designed to guide students toward success in college, careers and adult life by:

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