East Forsyth High School
Academy of Finance
NAF is a national network of educational, business and community leaders who work together to ensure high school students are college, career and future ready. NAF's educational design ignites students passion for learning and gives businesses the opportunity to shape America's future workforce by transforming the learning environment to include STEM infused-specific curricula and work-based learning experiences, including internships. NAF has grown form one NAF Academy of Finance in New York to hundreds of academies across the country focusing on growing industries including: finance, hospitality & tourism, information technology, engineering, and health sciences. For the latest data demonstrating the power of NAF, visit naf.org
This three -year "school within a school" program allows students to learn universal business skills and knowledge with a focus on the financial industry. Through this program students will have an opportunity to gain work-based learning experiences to learn 21st centur skills and become college and career ready. Other opportunities within the academy include leadership/team building, industy tours, resume writing and interview workshops, various field trips including New York.