Academic Component- This component provides engaging and differentiated instruction using multi-sensory techniques and materials that strengthen language arts and mathematics foundational skills; fostering
confidence and achievement in mathematics and reading literacy
Music Component - Our music component includes three courses: music theory, music electives and ensembles. CAFÉ students prepare for an examination in music theory developed
by the Maryland State Board of Music Teachers Examination.
Life Skills - CAFE seeks to prepare students to examine their world critically
and respond to its challenges with creativity. Students are encouraged to assume leadership;
to value the opportunity for service; and, to accept, understand and appreciate the diversity
of their community and the world. Throughout the school year, CAFE students typically participate
in special life-skills related programs and workshops.