Dual credit and dual enrollment opportunities in health science

By participating in the dual credit and dual enrollment program, students in the Academies of Nashville can take college-level courses and earn credits while still in high school. Through strategic partnerships, the Academies of Nashville offer a wide range of opportunities to earn credit for courses in health science at Nashville State Community College (NSCC) and […]

Academy students win mid-south student television awards

Students in the Academies of Nashville earned high honors at the 10th Annual Mid-south Regional Student Television Awards for Excellence competition. Students from Pearl-Cohn Entertainment Magnet High School won in the Sports category for their coverage of Pearl-Cohn football and basketball. McGavock High School won awards in the Long Form–Non-fiction and Writing categories. Another MNPS […]

Antioch student artist displays painting at Frist Center

Each year since 2004, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts has hosted The Mayor’s Art Show. The event is an opportunity to recognize and showcase the outstanding work and achievements of student artists in Nashville’s public high schools. Jasmine M. is a student artist in Antioch High School‘s Academy of Technology and Communication. One […]

Academies of Nashville structure supports college preparation

Chelsea Parker is the Smaller Learning Communities Program Manager at Metro Nashville Public Schools. Her work focuses on building community partnerships for the Academies of Nashville. She also supports professional development for teachers and leads marketing and communications for Academies of Nashville programs and events. Before joining MNPS, Parker was the Director of Business Engagement in Education at […]

Dual credit and dual enrollment opportunities in criminal justice

By participating in the dual credit and dual enrollment program, students in the Academies of Nashville can take college-level courses and earn credits while still in high school. Through strategic partnerships, the Academies of Nashville offer a wide range of opportunities to earn credit for courses in criminal justice at Nashville State Community College (NSCC) and […]