C.K. McClatchy Humanities and International Studies Program (HISP)
Grades 9-12

School Program

Program Information

C.K. McClatchy Humanities and International Studies Program (HISP)

The Humanities and International Studies Program (HISP), founded in 1985, is a rigorous honors program located at C.K. McClatchy High School. (See HISP History for more information on how the program began.) The curriculum—a unique global perspective on learning and understanding—prepares HISP students for success at any college or university in the country.

Application Requirements

  1. Submit an online application between November 1 - 30, 2021. 
  2. Attend an essay session in December 2021. An invitation will be emailed to the parent/guardian on December 1, 2021 to attend an essay session.
  3. Transcripts for 7th Grade (all quarters) and 8th Grade (first quarter). This will be automatically sent to the program through the online application. 
  4. Standardized Test Scores. This will be automatically sent to the program through the online application.