Academic Talent Search


Academic Talent Search (ATS)


Academic Talent Search (ATS) provides an exciting opportunity for students entering 7th – 10th grades to explore a variety of subjects and preview college through academic, hands-on classes. Topics include art, computer science, English, math, performing arts and science.

Please check back at the end of January for class schedules. Registration begins March 1. 


  • ATS provides students with the opportunity to discover new academic and creative challenges in topics not always available in regular school and the chance to explore potential college majors and career paths. 
  • The 2022 teaching staff includes University professors, community college faculty and industry professionals.
  • ATS brings together intellectual peers from throughout the Sacramento Valley region, allowing them to make new friends, gain self-confidence and improve social skills.


Open to any student entering 7th-10th grades in the fall.


Classes will be offered between June 20 and July 25. The Summer 2022 schedule will be posted in January.