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Technical Arts and Design Academy 2017-2018 » Technical Arts and Design Academy 2017-2018

Technical Arts and Design Academy 2017-2018

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The Technical Arts and Design Academy (TADA) is all about Design.  What exactly is Design?  It's the art and process of planning and creating things people use, and in today's labor market it is a field identified as a significant area of growth. For students who like to create, invent, imagine, and express themselves artistically, TADA offers unique learning experiences and opportunities to bring to life the products of their imagination and design solutions for real world problems. Students of TADA gain a valuable skill set that can be applied towards many specialties while on a four year pathway preparing them for success in college and a fast track to a career in this growing highly demanded field.
Mission Statement: 
TADA provides relevant, engaging and rigorous learning experiences through the application of design principles, preparing successful leaders and innovators across various industries.
Learning Outcomes:
TADA is a learning community that fosters academic excellence and college and career preparation through innovative design and problem solving for real world application in a variety of industries.
Pathway Curriculum:
9th - Introduction to Technical Arts & Design
10th - Digital Design for Technical Art
11th - Design Application (With Specialization)
12th - Capstone Studio Design (With Specialization)
Leadership Team:
Coordinator and 10th Grade English Teacher: Mrs. Seanez
Academy Leadership: Ms. Flores
9th Grade English Teacher: Mrs. Poland 
Student Services:
Tutoring, grade checks, parent involvement opportunities, etc.