Academies

What it is...

  • School-within-a-school
  • Career theme based
  • Connection with career, core subjects, and CTE courses

Benefits

  • Integrates academic & career curriculum
  • Personalizes & supports learning environment
  • Instills leadership & teamwork skills
  • Works with local employers
  • Offers community service opportunities
  • Provides possibility of certification
  • Dual enrollment opportunities available
  • Offers scholarship opportunities

The Three R's

Rigor
High expectations for all students
High school requirements met
Relationships
Students and teachers get to know each other well
Relevance
Applied learning
Develop skills important to succcess in college, career and life