• CAPS Network Launch
    16 programs in 9 states
  • KS State Board of Education Member Visits CAPS
    Janet Waugh talks to CAPS Teacher Ed students
  • CAPS Grad Meets NASA Director
    Sophia Porter interns at the Space Telescope Science Institute
  • 2015 CAPS Kick-Off
    2015 CAPS Kick-Off
    Students start the year connecting and collaborating.
  • What do experts say?
    Carl H. Pforzheimer, Jr. Professor of Teaching and Learning
    Harvard University
  • Our Vision

    CAPS strives to revitalize the culture of education by creating an innovative environment where business, education and community collaborate to become a global learning community, creating meaningful experiences for students, promoting their quest for self-discovery and developing them as innovative leaders of the future.
    Announcements - Still time to enroll for the 2015-2016 school year. Contact Chad Ralston and complete the online application.

    Latest Headlines

    From Backpacks to Briefcases
    The acclaimed CAPS program, created by Blue Valley School District in 2009, allows students to essentially go to work while still in high school and get a peek at rewarding potential career paths.
    Published on: Aug 15, 2015
    Reaching 4 Excellence: CAPS students host radio show
    CAPS students turned their dreams into reality and got a jump start on their goal to become stars in big time sports broadcasting.
    Published on: Aug 14, 2015
    Education innovation puts KC on the map
    Kansas City is one of 27 “education innovation clusters” worldwide recognized by digital publication Education Week. Included for multi-district efforts to improve education, Kansas City was recognized by Education Week in particular for partnerships among the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Think Big Foundation, Blue Valley CAPS, the Lean Lab, and Blue Hills Community Services.
    Published on: Aug 13, 2015
    KC-Based Program Helps Inspire Innovation in Education
    Good ideas are worth sharing, so it’s no surprise that school districts across the country are launching programs similar to the Blue Valley Center for Advanced Professional Studies.
    Published on: Aug 07, 2015

    Upcoming Events

    Help plan the Bioclub schedule for the year. Open to all Blue Valley Students
    MECA Challenge exposes students to entrepreneurship through experiential learning and real-world, industry-led experiences.
    Mark your calendar and plan to join us at the Sprint Winter Garden.