JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING IS DIFFERENT AT PURDUE POLYTECHNIC HIGH SCHOOL:
CLASS FORMAT, IN-CLASS EXPERIENCES, TEACHING STYLE, LEADERSHIP, AND GOALS FOR GRADUATES

Purdue University is reinventing high school with Purdue Polytechnic High School.

Why?

  • Too many students who are talented in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are not succeeding or being challenged in today’s traditional education system.
  • Our goal is to successfully prepare students for college and careers while providing skills necessary for an evolving workforce.

How?

  • Our groundbreaking teaching and learning techniques are being designed to help underrepresented and underserved students thrive and gain valuable STEM knowledge and skills.
  • With a heavy emphasis on learning by doing, the curriculum will give graduates deep knowledge, applied skills, and experiences in the workplace.
  • This intense program can be a stepping stone to a college career at Purdue University or a direct pathway to a high-tech career, where graduates’ precise skills will help them be successful. Learn more about our academics.

Who should apply?

Students who are curious, inquisitive and action-oriented – wanting to experience the connection between the classroom and life.  Learn more about our enrollment process.