Academies at Pleasure Ridge Park

Pleasure Ridge Park High (PRP) School’s mission is to empower students to become dedicated and engaged in their classrooms, careers, and communities. We are leading the way in the Academies of Louisville initiative as 1 of the 11 participating JCPS high schools opening as a wall-to-wall Academy school for the 2018-19 school year. Along with the four Academies of PRP, we offer the Honors Program and PRP Advance Program. PRP has a long tradition as a top Advance Program school, and seasoned teachers encourage gifted and talented students to reach their full potential. Our Advance Program students are challenged in the classroom and are accustomed to a rigorous curriculum that allows them to be successful in college. PRP students have many opportunities to showcase their skills in our visual and performing arts courses. Classes include: Theater, Dance, Orchestra, Band, Graphic Design, Choir and Visual Arts.

Student Highlights

  • Small learning community—Small teams of students and teachers offer a personalized learning experience
  • Core classes—English, math, science, and social studies as well as electives and the Freshman Seminar course
  • Freshman Seminar Course that introduces extracurricular, co-curricular, sports, and other school-sponsored activities
  • Award-winning visual and performing arts: Theater, Dance, Orchestra, Choir, Band, Graphic Design, and Visual Arts
  • Many successful extracurricular activities for students to get involved

Pleasure Ridge Park High Pathway Chart, link to chart contents below

Pathway Chart