Upper School Special Courses

Upper School students round out their studies with special courses in life and study skills, leadership, and college preparation. Every student must also successfully complete two capstone projects, Junior Workshop and Senior Work.

Highlight of Special Courses:

  • Life Skills
  • 9th Grade 101
  • Junior College Seminar
  • Junior Workshop
  • Senior Work & Senior Bridge
  • Peer Leadership

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Capstone Projects

Junior Workshop

Eleventh graders embark on an independent project with a goal to create knowledge, insight, beauty or function.

Read about recent projects by Calhoun students.

Senior Work

The Senior Work initiative is an internship program required for all seniors during the last mod.

Learn more about the Senior Work Internship program.