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Accounting Academy

Do you love numbers? Do you enjoy analyzing facts and figures?

The Accounting Academy is designed for students interested in expanding their understanding and skills related to accounting and financial management. Students will have the opportunity to study and apply fundamental accounting principles in a variety of business settings. In addition, students will work in a lab setting using current accounting software. Students will connect with professionals in the local accounting community and participate in activities created exclusively for academy members.

Electives

  • Microeconomics/Macroeconomics AP
  • Business Calculus - G/T
  • Principles of Marketing - Honors

Prerequisites

Completion of Algebra I prior to enrollment in academy coursework.

Successful Academy Students:

  • Maintain a C average in all academy coursework.
  • Complete a large-scale accounting simulation during the senior year.

Suggested Course Schedule

Below is a suggested high school course schedule for students interested in the Accounting Academy
Grade Level Course 1 Course 2 Course 3 Course 4 Course 5 Course 6 Course 7
Ninth Grade English required Mathematics required Science required Social Studies required Fitness & Health required Technology Education required Fine Arts available
Tenth Grade English required Mathematics required Science required Social Studies required Elective available Elective available Principles of Business and Management 551M
Eleventh Grade English required Mathematics required Science required Social Studies required Elective available Elective available Principles of Accounting and Finance – Honors 561M
Twelfth Grade English required Mathematics required Elective available Elective available Elective available Business Design and Development G/T 568M Advanced Accounting – Honors 560M