The Academy of Business and Finance
"The mission of the Clarence High School Academy of Business and Finance is to prepare our youth for college and career success using 21st century skills through and interdisciplinary approach."
What is the Academy of Business and Finance?
The Academy of Business and Finance is an interdisciplinary curriculum designed for students in grades 10-12 to explore the world of business. Students receive a theme-based curriculum along with a work-based learning curriculum. The program is designed to connect students with the world of financial services, business related careers, and prepare them for two and four year college degree programs. The program is affiliated with the national program called NAF and upon completion of the program, students graduate from the program with a national certification.
What is NAF?
NAF is a leader in the movement to prepare young people for college and career success. For nearly 30 years, NAF has refined a proven educational model which includes industry-focused curricula and work-based learning experience. The NAF curriculum is developed by industry and educational experts and widely recognized as leading educational reform.