Congratulations to the 2016 Academy Awards Nominees

2016 NOMINEES The following categories will be decided through an anonymous online ballot   Academy Partnership of the Year, Arts, Media & Communications Frist Center For the Visual Arts and the Academy of Art, Design, & Communication at Hillwood High School Stones River National Battlefield and the CMT Academy of Digital Design & Communication at […]

2015 Academies of Nashville Award Nominees

We are excited to celebrate the 5th year for the Academies of Nashville Awards! The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce received more than 450 recommendations in 15 different categories. Every school was nominated at least once and eight schools had four or five nominations a piece. In partnership with the event sponsors, Altria, Interior Design […]

MNPS Named a District of Distinction

Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools: The Academies of Nashville- Urban High School Transformation Originally posted at District Administration by Ariana Rawls Fine In 2006, Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) received a $6.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to implement the Smaller Learning Communities model in its comprehensive high schools. Public schools in Nashville were in […]

The United Project: A Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action

The Academies of Nashville, in cooperation with the Tennessee Department of Children’s Services and the PENCIL Foundation, is announcing plans for a new initiative focused on creating pathways to success for youth in foster care called the United Project. This program is a Commitment to Action for the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America annual meeting, […]