Pre-Information Technology

  • information technologyWoodlands' Pre-Information Technology Academy offers an innovative, integrated learning environment focused on computers, technology and communications. Students who participate in Pre-Information Technology acquire foundational knowledge and skills in basic programming techniques, software and web development, and emerging digital technologies. Emphasis is placed on a college preparatory curriculum directly linked to career pathways in the IT career cluster. Students have the opportunity to earn two industry certifications in the three-year sequence, proving that they're prepared to be tomorrow's IT professionals.

    Course Sequence

    6th grade: Information and Communications Technology
    7th grade: Digital Discoveries in Society
    8th grade: Computer Fundamentals (high school course)

    Industry Certifications

    7th grade: MTA

    • Microsoft Technology Associate
    • Introduction to Python code
    • Addresses a wide spectrum of fundamental technical concepts, assesses and validates core technical knowledge, and enhances technical credibility.

    8th Grade: WFA

    • Certified Internet Webmaster: Web Foundations Associate
    • Demonstrates a strong background in Internet business, data networking and Web site design

    Our Pre-Information Technology Academy