In the junior high school, students complete a curriculum centered on the core courses in English, social studies, math and science, as well as religion, foreign language, computer technology and physical education. The focus of the program is to provide students with the skills and inspiration necessary to pursue the college preparatory program of the high school
In both the high school and junior high school, there is an Honors course of study available to qualified students. In the junior high, honors students in the eighth grade will be permitted to study math and earth science, which are course offerings at the ninth grade level. The high school program allows students to take Honors level courses in all of the core disciplines (math, science, social studies, English and foreign language) through a combination of Advanced Placement offerings and regularly scheduled courses.
ADVANCED PLACEMENT COURSES
The College Board offers the Advanced Placement program to high schools as an opportunity for students to pursue advanced credit in specific disciplines. CBA normally offers Advanced Placement courses in United States History, European History, English, Biology, and Calculus. Students who wish to enroll in AP courses must meet all prerequisites for the Honors Program. Additionally, students enrolled in an AP course are required to sit for the AP exams scheduled in May, and to pay all necessary fees for the course.