Who we are....
WHHS NAF Academies are affiliates of the National Academy Foundation. Through NAF, the academies receive curricular, professional development and program support, as well as regional/national connections and collective experiences for our students. Wilmer-Hutchins High School (WHHS) currently has three NAF Academies:
- Academy of Business
- Academy of Hospitality and Tourism / Culinary Arts
- Academy of Information Technology
Why WHHS NAF Academies?
Member of the National Academy Foundation (www.naf.org)
- Four year driven career plan
- Compensated summer internship (between Junior and Senior year)
- Industry connection through community and business partnerships
- Work-based learning that emphasizes employability skills development
- Recognition at graduation upon completion of program
- Scholarships, job prospects and mentoring opportunities
- Related field trip opportunities