Senior Caleb Burns’ has left his impact on A+ Secondary School this year first academically ranking in the top 5 of his graduating class and completing his Associate’s Degree from Eastfield College this spring. He has been an active member of the Audio/Visual program for the past four years of High School. His accomplishment in this area is highlighted by the short film “Tardy” he entered into the Dallas International Film Festival’s North Texas High School Student Film Showcase. Burns edited and performed in the short film with other practicum AV students and seniors joining the set.
Caleb has also participated in A+ Academy’s Theatre program the past four years of school, earning All-Star Cast Awards as he helped win UIL One-Act Play District Championships four straight years. He also starred in the school’s first musical, playing the title role in “Scrooge!” to standing ovations. Caleb is pursuing a BFA in Acting in the Professional Actors Training Program at Oklahoma City University this fall.
The mission of A+ Charter Schools, the premier transformational schools of choice in Southeast Dallas County, is to develop responsible, self-sufficient citizens who are aware of their unique potential, and to inspire all stakeholders to set and obtain high goals through innovative technology and individualized educational programs, emphasizing traditional family values.