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East Rowan High School

Business and Marketing Academy

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FBLA

Overview

Learn industry recognized skills in the areas of productivity software, ecommerce, accounting, marketing and entrepreneurship. Join students with like-interests and career goals by participating and competing in East’s award-winning Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). Students apply entrepreneurial skills in specialized business internships and market local businesses through website development.

Industry Credentials

  • Soft Skills
  • Microsoft Office Specialist
  • Everfi & W!se Financial
  • Quickbooks

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Business and Marketing Academy of East Rowan High School to prepare students for the twenty-first century through an academic concentration on business and marketing specialties and includes rigorous academic requirements, service learning through Future Business Leaders of America, and appropriate work-based learning experiences in preparation for post-secondary education and the work force.

Our Purpose

  • To provide students in Rowan-Salisbury Schools an opportunity for in-depth study in a business or marketing specialty
  • To provide students an opportunity to build stronger, more comprehensive workplace skills
  • To enhance the connection between the high school courses and the real world of business and marketing
  • To recognize the importance of participation in professional organizations by participating and competing in Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)

Student Benefits

  • Opportunities to earn multiple industry certifications
  • Opportunities to earn NC community college credit and high school credit simultaneously
  • Opportunities for experience in work-based and other service learning experiences
  • Creation of an electronic portfolio which may be used for future scholarships, college admission and employment
  • Opportunities for development of leadership and team work skills through FBLA particiation and competition
  • Opportunities to participate in field trips, partnerships with colleges and local businesses

How can I apply?

Any student may apply to ERHS Business and Marketing Academy regardless of their current district.

For more information about joining our Business and Marketing Academy, you should meet with a guidance counselor to determine if our academy aligns with your goals for high school and beyond.

The forms you need can be found here:

How to Transfer

Contact Us

East Rowan High School
175 St. Lukes Church Rd.
Salisbury, NC 28146
(704) 279-5232

Calendar

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Horizons Unlimited

Instructors: Neil Pifer and Kyle Whisenant

Campers who attend this camp will participate in a broad variety of digital experiences including coding, robotics, 3D printing/design, and immersive virtual reality. Each day of camp will provide an exploration of how each of these technologies is used in careers that require skilled technicians and specialist to develop their computational thinking.

Registration Form

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Horizons Unlimited

Instructors: Neil Pifer and Kyle Whisenant

Campers who attend this camp will participate in a broad variety of digital experiences including coding, robotics, 3D printing/design, and immersive virtual reality. Each day of camp will provide an exploration of how each of these technologies is used in careers that require skilled technicians and specialist to develop their computational thinking.

Registration Form

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2018 Summer Free Lunch Program

Through the summer, children ages 3-18 may get free lunch through Rowan-Salisbury Schools. Click here for links to locations and menus.