We Make Learning Engaging and Relevant !
All of our Academic programs incorporate (STEM ) and Project-Based Learning (PBL).PBL is a teaching methodology incorporated into all our academic programs where students gain knowledge and skills by working for an extended period of time to investigate and respond to an authentic, engaging, and complex question, problem, or challenge.
Why STEM & Project-Based Learning?
- Develops 21st-Century Skills.
- Nutures Real-World Connections.
- Involves Hands-On Learning.
- Encourages Ownership and Self-Direction.
- Develops Interpersonal and Technical Skills.
Incentives and Rewards
Our BRAIN Bucks Awards and Incentives programme is an overall performance-based incentive programme which teaches all students, personal budgeting and responsible currency management. Students can earn BRAIN Bucks through a variety of incentive programmes. BRAIN Bucks can then be used to purchase items from the Academy’s BRAIN Bucks Store.
At Apex students are engaged in cultural activities and programmes which reflect the multi-ethnic and multi-religous diversity of Trinidad and Tobago. This is facilitated through school wide performance events which take place on school grounds.
Yearly events include:
– Carnival Festivities
– Christmas Concert
– Easter Festivities
– Eid Celebrations
– Divali Celebrations
Educational Activities and Field Trips
The Academy arranges educational experiences outside of the classroom that are designed to support/enhance the learning of students.
Field trip locations are carefully selected to ensure that students gain an appreciation for and awareness of our nation’s history, culture, natural resources as well as gain an understating of our country’s regional and global significance.
A few of our Annual Field Trip Experiences:
– La Vega Estate
– The National Archive Museum
– The National Science Centre
– The Sugar Cane Feeds Centre