Students will study a broad range of topics that are not part of regular SHS curriculum. Students will study mathematics, economics, art, music, language, literature, social science, and science as it relates to the year’s theme. In addition, students will also learn interview skills, practice essay writing and prepare for academic tests and competitions. Students are expected to spend a considerable amount of time outside of class on independent research and study. Students will be required to compete with other high schools as part of the SHS Academic Decathlon Team.
AcaDeca is an elective, honors course that runs the full school year.