The National Emmy Awards: Laith Emmy Award

The awards have been piling up for Pearl-Cohn Entertainment Magnet High School student, Laith Emanuel, including the prestigious honor for receiving a National Student Emmy Award at 16-years-old. Congratulations Laith! See Laith and Mr. Anthony Young’s acceptance speech from the awards ceremony. See the entire Citizen Laith documentary.

Cheers, Tears, and Celebrating Ten Years

This year is the Academies of Nashville 10-Year Anniversary! While we will be celebrating all year long, we hosted a special presentation at the December Administrative and Supervisory Meeting last week. Hear from students from each of the Academies of Nashville schools on how the academies have helped their pursue their college and career goals. […]

Championing Career Academies

Metro Schools was recognized by the National Career Academy Coalition (NCAC) for being a champion of the career academy model, marked by small learning communities, college-prep curriculum with career themes and partnerships with local employers, higher education institutions and the community. Several schools as well as community partners were honored at the NCAC conference held […]

Hispanic Heritage Month- Drawing Inspiration from Aspiring Engineers

By Rashed Fakhruddin, Engineering Supervisor, Nashville Electric Service Through the Academies of Nashville, Metro Nashville Public Schools, in collaboration with the business community, works diligently to prepare students to graduate ready for post-secondary education and successful careers. As an Academy business partner, Nashville Electric Service (NES) plays an important role in providing students with experiential learning […]

Tennessee Credit Union Welcomes Students to Main Branch

TTCU was excited to host 42 sophomores from Antioch High School Sept. 29. The students are from TTCU’s Academy of Business and Finance and all are in the Accounting pathway. The students visited our Main Nashville Branch to learn about careers in Banking and Finance. We are proud to be able to help guide the students in their […]