Specialized academic programs

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Certain programs, some of which are not considered to be districtwide, offer specialized education within a school or are freestanding sites. See the links below for more details. For questions, contact the program's coordinator or facilitator.

Other opportunities
  • Air Force JROTC at Bryan Station High; Greg Coker, 381-3308
  • Army JROTC at Henry Clay High School; Brian Hunt, 381-3423

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Gifted and talented programs

In addition to services provided at students' home schools, FCPS offers several G&T programs throughout the district. These include the Elementary Gifted Accelerated Program, Middle School Gifted Accelerated Program, SCAPA at Bluegrass, SCAPA at Lafayette High, Liberal Arts Academy at Henry Clay, and the Math, Science & Technology Center (MSTC) at Paul Laurence Dunbar High.

Magnet schools

Students accepted into magnet programs can study in the specialty area of their choice. These schools include Dixie Magnet Elementary, Maxwell Spanish Immersion Magnet Elementary, Lexington Traditional Magnet School, and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme at Tates Creek High School.

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  • Updated: June 22, 2017