Committing to a Next Great Adventure
Launchpad (high school) is where learners prepare for the adventure of a lifetime, whether the next step is a selective college, launching their own business, or a first job at SpaceX or Google.
Extraordinary young leaders spend time doing something they love to do; inspired by world-class coaches and experts, having fun with friends as they create lifelong memories.
Prepare for the real world through challenging apprenticeships, interviews with industry leaders, and deep reflection on how your gifts and passions align with a need in the world.
Read deep literature, communicate clearly and powerfully, and tackle real-world computational challenges.
Wrestle with timeless moral dilemmas through Socratic discussions in Civilization and through studio governance.
Dive deep into college-level biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, finance, and psychology through immersive quests and public exhibitions.
Serve in leadership roles in lower studios, their community, and around the world in the Acton Network.