Senior 7 months ago Overall Experience Report. AP Capstone, a class offered to juniors and seniors, is a two-year research intensive program that allows for students to research many topics of their interest. Most of the teachers are good and can help you if you need something. This past week, the first-year students got the opportunity to share the research they have been doing since early January to the Department of Education on February 24th. Most of the teachers I had were very knowledgeable about their subject and provided all the help students needed.
In addition to their own class, students presented in front of College Board employees who worked on developing the AP Capstone program as well as Department of Education employees. Close Modal Window Hang on for a minute Oakton High School is a strong acedimic school. Senior 6 months ago Overall Experience Report. Oakton High School is acknowledged and praised for being one of the only schools in Fairfax County for having the class. I came to this school in my sophomore year from a whole different educational than what they have here but with their continuous support and efforts, they made my transition go very smoothly. There are a lot of cultures in our school; one of my favorites is culture festival where you can experience diversity of our school and lots of culture shows.
On the other hand, the stress caused by social and academic pressure has, from my experience and that of my peers led to extremely high-stress levels for students. Junior 1 month ago Overall Experience Report.
Also, we have career center.
Everything else at the school is quite mundane and nothing out of the ordinary; bad school food, good and higb teachers, ever-changing restroom and retake policies etc. It is helpful for me to find these easily whenever I want to know more about. This influences students scores and grades to apear higher or better than the actually are.
Sophomore 8 months ago Overall Experience Report. Capstone project is a schoo, about what each students want to research over four years of high school. However, I wish that some would just help students one to one and not intimidate them.
Close Back to Article. Major renovation started inmany parts of the school are closed off for construction. Senior 8 months ago Overall Experience Report.
AP Capstone Takes On the Department of Education – Oakton Outlook
Senior 5 months ago Overall Experience Report. Oakton High School is acknowledged and praised for being one of the only schools in Hlgh County for having the class. I enjoy the diversity and the friendly administrative staff at Oakton, but it also has an unbreakable culture for overloading on APs, therefore, there is always high demands set on entering students by the atmosphere at the school.
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But the school culture taken into a complete perspective is creative and very realistic; thoroughly prepares students for college and work. SOL is taking a turn. Name required Email Address required. I learned scyool lot at Oakton and the teachers are usually helpful but there is a huge amount of grade and GPA inflation.
All are unfamiliar for me, but it got better soon. Senior 2 months ago Overall Experience Report.
One of the reasons why I think that my school is academic is Capstone project. I love to write features and about the arts and entertainment Junior 9 months ago Overall Experience Report. Hovanec teaches the first year of the program and Mr. Oakton is a challenging and very diverse school.
The sports teams aren’t doing so well, but the academics are still very good in the sense the teachers put forth effort and will go out of their way to teach you. My worst experiences were with the math program, especially algebra 2 honors sophomore year. Senior 7 months capstine Overall Experience Report.
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