Freshmen Academy ensures co-curricular support and success by creating connections for all learners in their first year of high school. Every freshman, through advisory class, is paired with a Link Crew member. Link Crew is a group of upper classmates who help students adjust to the schedule, curriculum, and demands of becoming successful at high school.
These efforts are essential in allowing students to take that positive step toward setting and attaining their post-secondary college and career goals. This will be accomplished by:
Teamwork is an essential component to the Chatsworth Freshmen Academy and it takes a united effort of students, parents, and teachers to help students become successful. We are excited to be partners in the education of your child.
When learning environments are smaller and more intimate, teachers and students can more easily get acquainted, teachers can spend more time with individual students; and students seem to benefit from the sense of belonging to a community. Grouping teachers and students into more cohesive, family-like structures also makes it easier to create opportunities for students to apply skills to real problems, to make connections between classroom activity and work, and to integrate learning across disciplines.