High School

History:
Pinnacle Academy was established in 2008, and has progressively expanded its enrollment to Preschool—8th Grade.
In Fall, Pinnacle Academy will open a High School program. Beginning with 9th Grade, Pinnacle will continue to add 1 grade level each year, through the 12th grade.
Pinnacle Academy’s High School program offers a comprehensive college preparatory program anchored in STEM education.

Highlights include:

  • Project Lead the Way (PLTW)
  • STEM electives
  • Honors Track
  • AP Courses
  • Dual-enrollment courses with local universities
  • Academic-oriented extracurricular activities, such as Science Olympiad and Model UN.


Program of Study
Pinnacle Academy offers a rigorous college preparatory curriculum with a strong emphasis on Math and Science.

Mathematics Algebra I, Honors Algebra I, Geometry, Honors Geometry, Algebra II, Honors Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, AP Calculus B/C
Science Biology, Honors Biology, Chemistry, Honors Chemistry, Physics, AP Physics, GeoSystems, AP Chemistry, AP Biology
English English 9, Honors English 9, English 10, Honors English 10, English 11, AP English Language, English 12
English English 9, Honors English 9, English 10, Honors English 10, English 11, AP English Language, English 12
Social Studies World History 1, Honors World, History 1, World History 2, AP World History, US & VA History, AP US History, US Government, AP US Government
Electives Computer Graphics, Photography, AP Psychology, PLTW Engineering
Foreign Language Spanish I, Spanish II, Spanish III, Spanish IV


Application Process
Please refer to this page for details

Important Dates
Priority Admissions: March 18, 2016
Admissions Testing: Every Monday morning, Every 1st & 3rd Saturday