High School Academies

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Our Academies will be guided with our academic and industry partners to ensure that our students graduate with marketable skills and certifications and take advantage of opportunities and internship experiences available in the great city of Newark. These experiences and certifications will help increase their knowledge, and marketability in today’s competitive workplace.


The Law & Public Safety Academy will provide an outstanding opportunity for students to prepare for careers in planning, managing, and providing legal, public safety, and protective services, including professional and technical support services.


The Environmental Studies Academy will provide an outstanding opportunity for students to develop an understanding of environmental policies, procedures, and legislation focused on three main areas: environment, economy, and society.

ESHS - Teacher Academy

Our unique Teacher Preparatory Academy in partnership with University High School is designed to groom students for the rigors of teaching on the elementary, intermediate, or high school levels taught by adjunct professors from Montclair State University while incorporating internships.


The Engineering Academy provides an outstanding opportunity for students to attain the skills to become society’s problem solvers. The program empowers students to step into the role of an engineer, adopt a problem-solving mindset, and generate solutions.


The Allied Health Academy will provide an outstanding opportunity for students to attain real world skills in healthcare that are aligned to industry standards. The program will focus on taking on the role of an Allied Health professional to solve real-world medical cases.


This course will provide an introduction to both areas of accounting and finance. Topics will include banking, credit, financial literacy, career exploration, spreadsheet usage, and technical writing.