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Communication Arts Program (CAP)

Program Description

The Communication Arts Program (CAP) is an application-only, four-year, Honors-level program with an interdisciplinary approach designed for students who wish to develop their intellectual, creative, and communication skills in the fields of media and the humanities. Once admitted to the program, students must successfully complete 12 CAP courses, maintain a minimum 2.75 GPA, and complete the CAP portfolio to graduate with the CAP certificate. Students follow an eight-period schedule. Open to students in the Downcounty Consortium.

Students will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop communication and research skills
  • Learn about the humanities through interdisciplinary study
  • Develop multimedia products through photography, scriptwriting and journalism


Application; Consortia/ Choice (More about admissions)

The Communication Arts Program (CAP) at Montgomery Blair HS is an application-only program. Current Grade 8 students living in the Downcounty Consortium (DCC) attendance area as well as those students who attend a DCC feeder middle school on approved change of school assignment (transfer) may apply. For further information, contact Montgomery Blair HS.



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