Academy of Business
The Jackson School District's Academy of Business introduces motivated students to the highly competitive field of business. It offers a focused pathway for students who would like to concentrate their studies in business and provides experiences and opportunities that will help students get accepted to the schools of their choice.
The Academy of business features rigorous courses with a focus on real-world applications of skills and concepts, internships and job shadowing via an Advisory Council of Business Leaders, guest speakers, field trips, regional, state and international competitions, completion of a hands-on capstone project, college credit opportunities and more.
Students interested in being chosen for the Academy of Business must fill out an application.
What Will I Study?
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Students may apply to more than one Academy, but must complete a separate application for each Academy.
If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the McAuliffe School Guidance office at (732) 833-4727 or the Goetz School Guidance office at (732) 833-4747.
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Academy Application/ Acceptance Timeline
December 12, 2016 - Online Applications Available (after 2 p.m.)
January 31, 2017 - Application Deadline
February 2017 - Auditions/ Interviews/ Assessments (Where Applicable)
March 10, 2017 - Acceptance Letters Sent
March 24, 2017 - Students and Parents Confirm Acceptance Into Selected Academy