Skip to content

Academic Programs

Scholars at Crispus Attucks benefit from a world-class education that includes hands-on, industry-specific experiences and transferable skills that enables students to be Enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university, Enlisted in the military or Employed at a livable wage upon graduation.

These academies, which are taught by certified educators and professionals in the field, are also supported through various business partnerships throughout the city and surrounding counties.

Academics at Crispus Attucks focuses on Indiana’s core curriculum, with special emphasis on two College and Career academies:

Course Catalogs

Postsecondary Readiness Through Xello

Through the Xello Family Portal, families can easily create an account, enabling them to access a wealth of information and insights into their student’s journey with postsecondary planning, making it a vital resource for families and students involved with Indianapolis Public Schools

Academies and Pathway Program Tour and Information

Explore… Crispus Attucks! Click on the ‘Explore Schools’ tab, then enter Crispus Attucks High School to find out more about the Academies and Pathways available.

Indiana College Core

Do you want to get a head start on college? The Indiana College Core allows high school students to earn 30 general education credits that can be transferred as a block to any public college or university in Indiana, as well as some private institutions. In other words, students who earn the College Core in high school may already be finished with their first year of college at a fraction of the cost. To learn more about the Indiana College Core and put together your plan, use My College Core ( and work closely with your school counselor.

What is FAFSA?

The Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the most important document for determining if you’re eligible for financial aid — money to help you pay for education and training beyond high school. The easiest way to file the FAFSA is online at

After you file your FAFSA, your college will be able to tell you which scholarships and grants you could receive as well as how much money you can borrow in federal loans. To find out more about the FAFSA, including what kinds of state financial aid is available, check out Learn More Indiana’s FAFSA guide for Hoosiers.

Contact Learn More Indiana and get connected with specialists who can answer your questions.