Entrepreneurship

We believe the skills that an entrepreneur implements on a daily basis are invaluable life skills that benefit all successful adults.

At The Academy NJ, elementary and middle school students focus on learning the following: 

  • 1. Time Management
  • 2. Networking
  • 3. Communication
  • 4. Resilience
  • 5. Strategic Thinking
  • 6. Money Management
  • 7. Branding
  • 8. Presentation Skills
  • 9. Sales
  • 10. Collaboration
  1. 11. Marketing
  2. 12. Supply and Demand
  3. 13. Criticism and Failure
  4. 14. Understanding an Audience
  5. 15. Budgeting
  6. 16. Investors
  7. 17. Per Unit Cost
  8. 18. Profit Margin
  9. 19. Market Competition
  10. 20. Business Formation

Throughout the course of the school year, students are involved in various activities, events, and projects that incorporate these abilities in some way, every day.

Students’ imaginations are stretched continuously as they compete with themselves and each other to master these important life skills and express their innate creativity.

Upon high school graduation, each student will have created a business or product that they can promote in the marketplace or take to college to help jump start their career or financial success.