The Academies at North Cobb Christian School
Providing opportunities for students to explore their unique talents and skills is essential to a meaningful education. We also believe this is the best way to prepare them for college and life.
Upper School students at North Cobb Christian School can tailor their learning to future goals by entering one of five distinct Academies. Offering focused classes, rigorous coursework, and college prep initiatives, these Academies are designed for highly motivated students who want to begin preparing for tomorrow today.
Students who enter one of the Academies can expect to take on challenging and exciting opportunities in addition to their work in core subject areas. Hands-on learning, career shadowing, and internships are standard components of each academy.
The Academy of the Arts
Students who wish to pursue an arts major may audition to become a part of this academy. With opportunities in both performance and visual arts, students develop their God-given gifts alongside like minded peers. Passionate teachers who are experts in areas such as drawing, painting, music and theatre offer practical training and sound wisdom for pursuing a life in the arts.
The Academy of Business
Business-minded students, or those with entrepreneurial goals, may choose to enter this academy, offering a wide variety of courses in some of today’s leading career fields. From accounting and budgeting to sales and marketing, students are able to explore many facets of the business world and become better prepared to select a major in college.
The Academy of Counseling, Ministry, and Education
We believe every student is gifted to serve. Students who have a heart to lead through service may choose to enter this academy, which offers a wide variety of courses and supports many different career paths. Graduates of the Academy of Counseling, Ministry, and Education have gone on to become teachers, coaches, psychologists, social workers, missionaries, and more.
The Academy of Exercise and Sport Science
There are many exciting career opportunities in the fields of exercise science and sports management. The Academy of Exercise and Sport Science helps students explore these opportunities while gaining valuable skills that make them more competitive for college-level programs. In addition to athletics education, students will be introduced to relevant subject such as accounting, marketing, anatomy, and law.
The STEM Academy
Designed for students who have a passion for problem solving, the STEM Academy offers rigorous coursework and exceptional college prep opportunities. Science, technology, engineering, and math are primary subject areas. Students may choose electives that are most relevant to their interests while completing internships for real-world experience. Upon graduation, they are prepared to pursue careers in today’s high-tech markets.
Discover More About Individualized Education at North Cobb Christian School
Every student deserves an education that serves them as they prepare for the future. At North Cobb Christian School, students are encouraged to set goals early and seek opportunities to achieve their dreams. To learn more about Upper School Academies, request information now.