Academy @ Shawnee is leading the way in the Academies of Louisville initiative as 1 of the 11 participating JCPS high schools opening as an all-Academy school for the 2018-19 school year. The Freshman Academy and Health and Education Sciences Academy are built on the success of Academy @ Shawnee’s existing Aviation, Interactive Media Arts, and Manufacturing (A.I.M.) Academy.
- Be a member of a small learning community with a dedicated principal, counselor, and core group of teachers and peers.
- Engage in team-based activities, develop your leadership skills, identify and grow your strengths, and learn twenty-first-century essential skills through hands-on project-based learning.
- Core classes: English, math, science as well as electives and the Freshman
- Seminar course
- Freshman Advisories that introduce extracurricular, cocurricular, sports, and other school-sponsored activities