The Furr High School, an Institute for Innovative Thinking will transform the outdated urban high school model into a next-generation, student-driven facility that addresses global and local challenges. A personalized, rigorous academic experience will encourage students to tackle issues from environmentalism to social justice. FHS will foster a relationship-driven culture of trust, where educators nurture a sense of hope and possibility for all students. Students will have access to multiple learning pathways and opportunities for mentorships, internships and place-based learning. FHS will empower a new generation of change makers with the knowledge, skills and mindsets to create positive ripple effects across their community.