Find your True North through real-world work in design courses that align with core classes and your personal passions. Through collaborative activities learners will increase their professionalism through the development of critical thinking, interpersonal, and communication skills. Create a pathway to your own post-graduation plans through integrated AP, RCCC, and high school courses that set you on a path for life-long success. Engage in a full array of extra-curricular activities including media team, robotics, band, theater, and sports.
Career Readiness Employability Skills
Project Management Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship and Management/ Small Business Certification
Venture Entrepreneurial Expedition
How can I apply?
Any student may apply to NRHS Center for Center for Entrepreneurship and Design Academy regardless of their current district.
For more information about joining our Center for Entrepreneurship and Design Academy, you should meet with a guidance counselor to determine if our academy aligns with your goals for high school and beyond.
North Rowan High School 300 N. Whitehead Ave. Spencer, NC 28159 (704) 636-4420
All RSS Academies
High School Academies offer specialized curricula and courses and are aligned to specific career pathways.
Rising ninth grade students who are unable to obtain academies or concentrations in their regularly assigned school, may apply to another school within RSS in order to enroll in a program of study or academy not offered at their school. Transfers into high school academies for rising ninth graders will be granted on a space available basis, with students in the academy host school given first opportunity for enrollment in the academy. The transfer window for high school academies will open on January 17, 2023 and close on February 14, 2023.
General information about academies is below, for more detailed Academy Information and requirements, please contact a guidance counselor at the respective high school.