Specialty Program Application

The online Specialty Program Application opened on November 1, 2022. Applications for the Center for Fine and Performing Arts (CFPA) closed on December 14, 2022. All other applications are due by February 1, 2023.

Specialty Program Application Help Sessions

Need help with the Specialty Program Application? Have a question about how to apply for Specialty Programs?

Bring your questions to our Specialty Program Application Help Sessions on Zoom. These 30-minute sessions will be held most Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays between now and February 1 at 9 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.

  • November 14, 16, 28, and 30, 2022
  • December 2, 5, 7, 12, and 14, 2022
  • January 4, 6, 9, 13, 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27, and 30, 2023
  • February 1, 2023

Welcome to Advanced Academics and Specialty Programs

Prince William County Public Schools believes all students deserve the opportunity to perform to their greatest potential. It is the goal of the Advanced Academics and Specialty Programs to provide all students with a learning environment that is challenging, engaging, and meets their individual academic needs.

Advanced Academics in PWCS consists of includes courses, programs, assessments and services that provide opportunities for students to demonstrate college and career readiness and earn post-secondary credit. Specialty Programs allow for career exploration, subject area concentration, and college/university preparation.

All schools in PWCS offer a comprehensive educational program designed to meet the needs of all students. Equitable and inclusive access to our programs is essential for all students and supports the PWCS Strategic Plan.

Advanced Academics Specialty Programs

Advanced Academics and Specialty Programs

Email aasp@pwcs.edu

Karima Wesselhoft

Kelly Brown
Administrative Coordinator

Elizabeth "Biz" Summers
Administrative Coordinator

Rebeca Manzanares
Administrative Assistant

Career and Technical Education Programs

Doug Wright

Tim Vaughan
Administrative Coordinator, High School Programs

Nasir Ayoub
Workforce Development Coordinator

Diana Collins
Administrative Assistant

Phone: 703-791-7297