Located on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Isaac Bear offers a rigorous academic environment, offering only honors level courses in the four core subjects: Math, History, Science, and English. During teachers college application junior and senior year students have the opportunity to take college courses at UNCW for college credit. Senior students will graduate with a High School Diploma and a UNCW transcript.
The Future Teachers Career Academy at Isaac Bear Early College is a small learning community for high school students interested in a career in teaching. The innovative program is designed to attract and prepare future teachers to make a positive difference for children. With opportunities to mentor, volunteer, and experience education from many points of view, FTCA guides high school students to become leaders in their classrooms and schools. Wilmington Early College High School provides rising ninth grade students with an opportunity to graduate with a high school diploma and an Associate’s Degree as they complete an integrated curriculum of high school courses that focuses on students reading, writing, speaking, and thinking everyday. Let me know that you are planning to complete the Online Application. The application must be completed in one session. You will not be able to save your responses and complete the form in multiple sessions.
Once your application is submitted, your school guidance counselor will be notified. They will submit the additional requirements to the application including standardized test scores, attendance, grades, discipline and teacher recommendations. Teacher recommendations will not be shared with the candidate or the candidate’s parents. Once your application is submitted, your school guidance counselor or school administrator will be notified. Please use the following link to obtain directions on submitting additional information.