David Crockett High School

Einstein Program

The Einstein Program is an elite group of students that has been selected from our feeder middle schools after having met rigorous academic standards.

 

This elite group of students has been selected from our feeder middle schools after having met rigorous academic standards. The purpose of this program of study is to meet the needs of Crockett’s brightest cohort of students and assist them with entering Tier One colleges. Requirements include a history of outstanding attendance, 85% or above in core classes, and commended or mastery on STAAR assessments.

 

Einstein Program offers the following:

 

  • Ability to enter UT Science Research Dual Enrollment and Austin Corps, City Engineers programs
  • Cohort classes in all core (English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies) Pre-Advanced Placement and Advanced Placement classes
  • College trips to visit prestigious universitiesCrockett Einstein Program
  • Enhanced academic resume and scholarship opportunities
  • Enrolled in Crockett’s SPURS – UT dual enrollment class
  • Enrollment in AVID – college preparatory course
  • Monthly meetings for parents and students to discuss academic progress and financial planning for college
  • Opportunities for city internship
  • SAT preparedness classes within the school schedule and summer
  • Specially trained teaching staff