Global Citizens

Aiken High School is a world-class learning community empowering students to discover how to be successful global citizens.

New Tech at Aiken offers a small and friendly learning environment. We are team based, which means students are taught by teachers that work together closely on a daily basis. Aiken is also a one-to-one technology school, where each student has access to an electronic device at all times. Aiken offers Arabic, Spanish and German as foreign language options.

When it comes to the arts, Aiken has built a tremendous program. We have an ever-expanding band program, as well as an abundant visual arts program. Students are also able to take math courses that are co-taught with engineering courses. Our Advanced Placement program has expanded wildly alongside the blended-learning program. We offer the following AP courses, and blended-learning AP courses:

  • Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • European History
  • Human Geography
  • Literature and Composistion
  • Psychology
  • Statistics

Mission & Vision

The New Tech program at Aiken will: 

  • Provide innovative classes featuring project-based learning, integrated team teaching and one-to-one technology 
  • Empower students to be self-directed critical-thinkers; effective communicators, technologically-advanced and participants in AP courses and co/extra-curricular activities 
  • Create opportunities to apply 21st-century skills through service learning internships and entrepreneurships