All curriculum courses are aligned with the Utah Core Standards and enhanced with an emphasis on the Arts. A wide spectrum of activities will be integrated into the curriculum that supports the educational goals and overall academic success for students. Additionally, increased emphasis placed on student proficiency in reading will increase the likelihood of student success across the curriculum. Following is a substantive overview of the curriculum embedded with innovative teaching methods and curriculum approaches.
Syracuse Arts Academy will promote student character education to reaffirm values and qualities of character which promote an upright and desirable citizenry. Syracuse Arts Academy will teach patriotic education as part of the social studies curricula. Civic education will help cultivate informed students, encourage responsible participation in political life, and promote the fundamental values and principles of representative democracy in Utah and the United States.
Syracuse Arts Academy students participate in all of the state testing. More detailed information can be found on the Utah State Board of Education’s website.