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* Offers Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA) special program
** Offers Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA) & Gifted Academy special programs
*** Offers Adult Education program


Do you like creating, drawing, exploring business models, inventing, technology, brainstorming, entrepreneurship, emerging computer applications, or the arts? The Business Academy is for you.

​​​​​​​This Academy has four pathways:

Business and Entrepreneurship

Planning, organizing, creating and directing business operations. Those who work in this field use a broad range of ideas to create business ventures and also use essential business content to take an idea from concept to implementation.


Graphic Design

Creating visual concepts to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers


Information Technology

Designing, developing, applying, implementing, supporting or managing computer-based information systems.


Studio Arts

Creating visual arts, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, film/video, and more


For more information on pathways and course descriptions check out the 2020-2021 High School Planning Guide.

Business academy logo: blue "R" with navy text

Academy Principal

Sean Norton
815-654-4870  ext:13006


Kristen Roberts
(last names A-G)
815-654-4870 ext: 13016

Melissa Dolan
(last names H-Z)
815-654-4870 ext: 13014

Office Professional

Nicole Poffinbarger
815-654-4870 ext. 13004

First page of the PDF file: HighSchoolPlanningGuide_English

Click to view high school information and course descriptions. Shortened versions available in SpanishArabic.