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Academy Directors: Vince Roeshink & Sheryl Flowers


Academy Teacher Team & Schedule:

Teacher's NameFlowers
Course(s) TaughtAccounting Applications
Period Taught2, 3, 7
Flowers
Finance & Business Technology
1, 4
Flowers
Personal Financial Planning
5
Roeshink
Finance & Business Technology
2, 3, 5, 6, 7
Roeshink
Financial Operations
4
Tonger
English I
1, 3, 4, 6
Tonger
English I Honors
5, 7
Lapnow
English II
4, 7
Lapnow
English II Honors
2, 3, 5, 6
Drysdale
English II
3, 6
Drysdale
English III
5, 7
Drysdale
English III Honors
1, 2, 4

*Please upload your supporting documents in the column below for each standard.

ACADEMY STANDARD

SUPPORTING DOCUMENTATION

Standard 1: Integrated Curriculum / Projects

Curriculum In Action:
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Curriculum In Action:
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Standard 2: Career Focus

February 6, 2013: AJ Monte, Guest Speaker
The University High School’s Academy of Finance had the world renowned guest speaker, AJ Monte host and Chief Market Strategies of The Market Guys. He is the author of several bestselling books in the areas of Technical and Fundamental Analysis. He was a financial advisor/consultant and appeared in the movie Trading Places. The students received quite a treat as they listened intently to his every word. His inspirational and motivational speech included information on how to start investing in the market to following your dreams. He expressed how impressed he was with the school’s environment, students and the Academy of Finance. The students were equally impressed with him and kept requesting to take pictures with him. Numerous students commented about the information he shared and stated “I shook the hand of a millionaire.” (Pictures Below)
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The University High School’s Academy of Finance Juniors and Seniors took a trip to Stetson University Roland George Investment Program and attend a sample Finance class taught by Finance Professor Chris Tobler. Students were impressed with the caliber of lessons taught by the staff and the many wonderful degree programs offered at our partner school. (Pictures Below)
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The University High School’s Academy of Finance Juniors and Seniors took a trip to Jacksonville to attend a private tour of the Federal Reserve in Jacksonville to learn about what the Federal Reserve is and why it's needed. We also took a tour to Sally Corporation to understand the logictics and finance required to run a successful robotics company. (Pictures Below)
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Standard 3: Program of Study

Standard 4: Advisory Committee

Standard 5: Enrollment

Standard 6: Pure Schedule
*Retrieved from District reports
Standard 7: Common Planning / Collaboration
*Planning meetings log book available with Academy Director
Standard 8: Staff Development

Standard 9: Articulation

Standard 10: Workbased Learning

Standard 11: Capstone Project

Standard 12: Marketing

Final Evaluation: