茎部

1项清单.

  • 哲学

    Xaverian’s 阀杆 classes are an integral part of every students’ experience and provide them with the scientific language to be leaders in the business arenas of technology and 工程. The program allows students to have hands-on experiences with real-world applications that will yield significant advantages when it comes to preparedness for college classes and fieldwork. As part of Xaverian’s commitment to fully preparing students for success in the global economy, the school has partnered with Amazon Edhesive and Project Lead The Way (PLTW), the leading provider of rigorous and innovative 阀杆 education curricular programs used in middle and high schools across the U.S. 通过这些伙伴关系, Xaverian offers a comprehensive curriculum for 工程, 电脑, and biomedical 科学s that have been collaboratively designed by PLTW teachers, 大学教育工作者, 工程, 电脑, 生物医学专业人士, and school administrators to promote critical thinking, 创新, and real-world problem-solving skills in students.

阀杆部门目标

5项清单.

  • Acquire Strong Teamwork and Communication Skills

    To help students acquire strong teamwork 和沟通 proficiency, 发展组织, 批判性思维的, 以及解决问题的能力.
  • 设计、构建和编程

    To allow students to use multiple platforms to design, build and program a solution to solve an existing problem.
  • Investigate the Roles of 阀杆 Professionals

    To afford students the time to investigate the roles of biomedical, 电脑, and 工程 professionals as they study different concepts in their fields.
  • Learn the Principles of 阀杆 Fields

    To provide students with the newest scientific equipment and state-of-the-art labs to learn the principles of these three fields.
  • 为领导角色做准备

    To provide students the academic foundation and experience to prepare for leadership roles throughout their careers.

中学课程

2项清单.

  • 自动化与机器人

    自动化与机器人, 学生追溯历史, 发展, and influence of 自动化 and robotics. They learn about mechanical systems, 能量转移, 机器自动化, 计算机控制系统. Students use a robust robotics platform to design, build and program a solution to solve an existing problem.
  • 设计与建模

    设计与建模, students begin to recognize the value of an 工程 notebook to document and capture their ideas. They are introduced to and use the design process to solve problems and understand the influence that creative and innovative design has on our lives. Students use industry-standard 3D modeling software to 创建 a virtual image of their designs and produce a portfolio to showcase their creative solutions.

高中课程

12项清单.

  • 茎9

    This is a required course for freshmen students in Xaverian. This course is an excellent entry point for new high school 电脑 科学 (CS) learners. All students who take CS Essentials will have many opportunities for creative expression and exploration in topics of personal interest, whether it be through app 发展, 网页设计, or connecting computing with the physical world. CS Essentials introduces students to coding fundamentals through an approachable, block-based programming language where they will have early success in creating usable apps. As students sharpen their computational thinking skills, they will transition to programming environments that reinforce coding fundamentals by displaying block programming and text-based programming side-by-side. 最后, students will learn the power of text-based programming as they are introduced to the Python programming language.
  • 生物医学原理

    The Principles of Biomedical 科学 (PBS) course is an introduction to biomedical 科学 through exciting hands-on projects and problems. Students investigate concepts of biology and 医学 as they explore health conditions including heart disease, 糖尿病, 镰状细胞病, 高胆固醇血症, 以及传染病. They determine the cause of death of a fictional woman by piecing together evidence from her medical history and autopsy report. They investigate lifestyle choices and medical treatments that might have prolonged the woman’s life and demonstrate how the 发展 of disease is related to changes in human body systems. The activities 和项目 including experimental design require students to utilize data acquisition software to calculate energy trapped in food, 测量血压, 记录下心电图.  Students are introduced to human genetics, 人类生理, 基础生物学, 医学, 研究过程, 以及关键的生物学概念, including maintenance of homeostasis in the body, 新陈代谢, 性状的遗传, and defense against disease are embedded in the curriculum. This course is designed to provide an overview of all the courses in the biomedical 科学 program and lays the scientific foundation for subsequent courses. Students practice problem solving with structured activities and progress to open-ended projects and problems that require them to develop planning, 文档, 沟通, 以及其他专业技能. 
  • 人体系统

    在本课程中, students step inside the human body and explore the individual systems that help us move, 保护我们免受疾病和伤害, and facilitate 沟通 within the body and the outside world. Students investigate how each system functions as a part of the whole, establishing and emphasizing the role of homeostasis. The course provides students with an opportunity to build analytical and 工程 skills. They design experiments and use data acquisition software to monitor respiratory function, 肌肉动作, 条件反射和自愿行为. 协同工作, students assess energy input and output to evaluate health, 分析血型, and build organs and tissues on a skeletal Maniken.  They engage in role play which allows them to assume the position of biomedical professionals solving real-world medical mysteries.
  • 医学干预

    In the 医学干预s course students investigate a variety of interventions involved in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease as they follow the lives of a fictitious family. The course explores 如何预防 and fight infection, how to screen and evaluate the code in our DNA, 如何预防, 诊断和治疗癌症, and how to prevail when the organs of the body begin to fail.  Through various scenarios students are exposed to a wide range of interventions related to Immunology, 手术, 遗传学, 药理学, 医疗设备, 和诊断. Each scenario introduces the student to multiple types of interventions and reinforces the concepts learned in the previous two courses, 以及呈现新的内容. Interventions range from simple diagnostic tests to treatment of complex diseases and disorders. These interventions are showcased across the generations of the family and provide a look at the past, present and future of biomedical 科学. 生活方式的选择, 医学伦理学, and preventive measures 是强调 throughout the course as well as the important role scientific thinking and 工程 design play in the 发展 of interventions in the future. Students are encouraged to be innovative and work collaboratively in designing a research study, rehabilitation program or treatment module.
  • AP计算机科学原理

    Computer 科学 Principles introduced during the Sophomore year encourages students to work in teams to develop computational thinking and problem solving. The course does not aim to teach mastery of a single programming language but aims instead to develop computational thinking, to generate excitement about the field of computing, and to introduce computational tools that foster creativity. The aim of this course is to build students’ awareness of the tremendous demand for 电脑 specialists and for professionals in all fields who have computational skills. It engages students to consider issues raised by the present and future societal impact of computing. Students practice problem solving with structured activities and progress to open-ended projects and problems that require them to develop planning, 文档, 沟通, 以及其他专业技能. 
  • 网络安全

    网络安全 introduces the tools and concepts of cybersecurity and encourages students to 创建 solutions that allow people to share computing resources while protecting privacy. 在全国范围内, computational resources are vulnerable and frequently attacked; in 网络安全, students solve problems by understanding and closing these vulnerabilities. This course raises students’ knowledge of and commitment to ethical computing behavior. It also aims to develop students’ skills as consumers, 朋友, 公民, and employees who can effectively contribute to communities with a dependable cyber-infrastructure that moves and processes information safely.
  • 网页设计与开发

    This course will teach students to be comfortable creating, coding and posting using HTML and CSS. Students will gain a historical understanding of the web’s evolution and key industry-standard design guidelines. Students will learn how to 创建 a strong online presence, so they can leave with a foundational knowledge of website creation and apply it to the planning, design and 发展 of their own web page (based on a business plan) over the course of the year.

    目标:
    • Be able to read and write basic HTML and CSS code
    • Create a fully functioning website based off a business plan 
    • Understand marketing and website standards
    • Create and design an aesthetically pleasing website
    • Understand how to upload websites to a web server
    • Be familiar with different 网页设计 theories and understand web terminology
  • 云计算认证

    As most companies and organizations transition their business practices to the cloud, users with the necessary training are in high demand. Certifications (like the ones offered in this class) will be the primary solution to validating the cloud skills of a user. IT professionals should be looking to strengthen their cloud skills as it is a top investment priority and a strong hiring area. 有证书, IT professionals will notice an incremental increase of quality, 有效性, and performance over their competitors.

    Cloud computing is a major focus area. Being a certified employee gives the user a competitive advantage in the outside world. AWS and Google Cloud (which will be targeted heavily in this course) make up over 50% of the cloud computing world. 例如, the 4 AWS certifications that are targeted here are the most sought-after certifications.

    Cloud technologies are growing at a rapid pace, and with AWS certifications and as an IT professional, you will build your knowledge and credibility.

    Students are responsible for fees associated with the certification exams.
  • 计算机科学A

    计算机科学A (CSA) aligns with the College Board’s CS A framework. CSA builds on the basic skills learned in PLTW Computer 科学 Principles (CSP) to teach students Java and authentic AndroidTM app 发展. This course aims to fully develop Object Oriented 编程 (OOP) skills that were introduced in CSP and will require consummate engagement with the material for success. Students in this course continue to hone their 沟通 and collaboration skills while learning to use a variety of tools. The primary goal of the course is to 创建 independent-thinking app developers: every unit in this course builds on the students' prior knowledge and skills strengthening their ability to complete an app 发展 cycle independently from the ground up. 
  • Introduction to Engineering Design and Robotics

    Introduction to Engineering Design (IED), 大二学生拍的, is a high school level foundation course in the PLTW Engineering Program. 在简易爆炸装置, students are introduced to the 工程 profession and a common approach to the solution of 工程 problems, 工程设计过程. Utilizing the activity-项目- - - - - -problem-based (APB) teaching and learning pedagogy, students’ progress from completing structured activities to solving open-ended projects and problems that require them to develop skills in planning, 文档, 和沟通, as well as other professional skills. Through collaborative team activities, 和项目, students learn to solve problems as they practice common 工程 design and 发展 protocols such as project management and peer review. They develop skills in technical representation and 文档 of design solutions according to accepted technical standards, and use current 3D design and modeling software to represent and communicate solutions. 除了, the 发展 of computational methods that are commonly used in 工程 problem solving, including statistical analysis and mathematical modeling, 是强调. Ethical issues related to professional practice and product 发展 are also presented. 
  • 工程原理

    工程原理(POE), is a survey course which exposes students to some of the major concepts that they will encounter in a postsecondary 工程 course of study. Through problems that engage and challenge, students explore a broad range of 工程 topics, 包括机制, the strength of materials and structures, 自动化, 和运动学. The course applies and concurrently develops secondary level knowledge and skills in mathematics, 科学, 和技术. Students get the opportunity to develop skills and understanding of course concepts through activity-, 项目- - - - - -, 以及基于问题的学习(APB).  By solving rigorous and relevant design problems using 工程 and 科学 concepts within a collaborative learning environment, APB learning challenges students to continually hone their interpersonal skills, 创造性的能力, 以及解决问题的能力. Students will also learn how to document their work and communicate their solutions to their peers and members of the professional community. It also allows students to develop strategies to enable and direct their own learning - the ultimate goal of education. 
  • 工程设计与开发

    This course is the capstone course in the PLTW high school 工程 program. It is an open-ended 工程 research course in which students work in teams to design and develop an original solution to a well-defined and justified open-ended problem by applying 工程设计过程. Students will perform research to select, define, and justify a problem. After carefully defining the design requirements and creating multiple solution approaches, teams of students select an approach, 创建, 并测试他们的解决方案原型. While progressing through the 工程 design process, students will work closely with experts and will continually hone their organizational, 沟通 and interpersonal skills, their creative and problem-solving abilities, and their understanding of the design process. The course culminates with each student team presenting and defending their original solution to an outside panel of judges.

阀杆部门成员

14名成员名单.

  • 亚历山大·阿尔弗雷多摄

    亚历山大 阿尔弗雷多 

    数学 Department Chairperson, 业务 Department Chairperson, Coordinator of Computer 科学
    (718) 836-7100 x858
  • 艾哈迈德·阿里照片

    艾哈迈德 阿里 

    老师
    (718) 836-7100 x797
  • 凯瑟琳·坎贝尔摄

    凯萨琳 坎贝尔 

    老师
    (718) 836-7100 x801
  • 金伯利·克鲁兹的照片

    金伯利 克鲁兹 

    Assistant Principal for Enrollment
    (718) 836-7100 x117
  • 格雷戈里·德尔乔治摄

    格雷戈里 Delgeorge 

    工程协调人
    (718) 836-7100 x813
  • 克里斯托弗·德米拉的照片

    克里斯多夫 Demera 

    老师
    (718) 836-7100 x793
  • Angelika Filippone-Marino摄

    Angelika Filippone-Marino 

    老师
    (718) 836-7100 x819
  • 杰西卡·希利摄

    杰西卡 希利 

    教务长
    (718) 836-7100 x110
  • Lalita •克里照片

    Lalita •克里 

    Coordinator of Biomedical 科学s
    (718) 836-7100 x859
  • 丹尼尔·马吉卡斯摄

    丹尼尔 Majikas 

    Assistant Director of 体育运动 / 老师
    (718) 836-7100 x800
  • 艾琳 Richroath的照片

    艾琳 Richroath 

    老师
    (718) 836-7100 x804
  • 詹姆斯 的妇女不同的照片

    詹姆斯 的妇女不同 04

    老师
    (718) 836-7100 x188
  • 帕特里克·斯奈德摄

    帕特里克 斯奈德 10

    (718) 836-7100 x189
  • 阿加莎·弗里兰摄

    阿加莎 •弗里兰 

    老师
    (718) 836-7100 x832

Xaverian

成立于1957年, Xaverian is one of thirteen schools nationwide sponsored by the Xaverian Brothers.