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  • About This Program

    Welcome to the LCVS Entrepreneurship Academy, where tomorrow's entrepreneurs, innovators, and leaders are shaped today! Our academy is designed to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and experience necessary to thrive in the fast-paced world of business. At the heart of our academy is a comprehensive curriculum that blends rigorous academics with real-world applications. Students will learn about economics, finance, entrepreneurship, and business law to prepare them for success in any business endeavor. 

     

    Progression

    Year 1 - Principles of Entrepreneurship

    This course will focus on outlining the steps in starting a business, how the economy plays a role in small businesses, the basic principles of marketing, selling, distributing, and financing, and workforce readiness skills needed to be a successful entrepreneur. Throughout the course, students will focus on learning about and practicing their entrepreneurial mindset, a set of skills and attitudes that are beneficial both personally and professionally.

    Year 2 - Business Management and Law

    In Business Management and Law, students will explore key business management concepts, including human relations, sales and marketing, and finances. With a focus on the role of management in small businesses and the government regulations that impact businesses, this course introduces students to the principles of effective business management and the legal considerations and implications that underpin these practices. 

    Year 3 - Business Ownership

    The purpose of this course is to prepare students for careers as entrepreneurs, present entrepreneurship as a career path worthy of consideration, provide students with the skills needed to realistically evaluate their potential as business owners and to develop the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to start and operate a business.  

     

    Possible Certifications & Perks

    • Microsoft 365 Fundamentals
    • Entrepreneurship and Small Business
    • Design for Delight 
    • Master Certification in Entrepreneurship!
    • Ability to graduate high school with a reduced number of credits
    • Transferable college credit hours in a related field of study
    • Reduced college coursework in a related field of study

FAQs

  • What grades can participate in the Entrepreneurship Academy?

  • Do students need to be full-time LCVS students?

  • Does my child need to be a resident of Leon County?

  • Is there an application process?

  • Can full-time students participate in sports at their home zone school?

  • Can students participate in dual enrollment while enrolled in the Entrepreneurship Academy?

  • Will students be required to report to LCVS for in-person days/events?

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Lee Greenfield

Entrepreneurship Academy Teacher