PINNACLE college and career readiness program

Pinnacle was developed to focus on improved educational outcomes for children and youth who are particularly vulnerable group of students and often have extraordinary needs due to their life circumstances. Pinnacle will empower students by helping them set clear goals, lay a sound academic foundation, and explore career pathways while still in high school.

Students are provided with coaching and support and support aimed at uncovering aptitudes and interests. Students will be able to enroll in and complete post-secondary certifications, credentials and degrees they need to launch a promising career.


YOUTH Entrepreneurship PROGRAM

Youth Entrepreneurship Program helps you turn an idea into a viable venture. Learn how entrepreneurs validate concepts through structured experiments, refine their business strategy, and raise the capital necessary to create value and grow their business.

  • Identify a business opportunity

  • Evaluate an idea and assess the market

  • Explore the risks and rewards of entrepreneurship

  • Leverage experiments to validate concepts and refine your business strategy

  • Discover the key financial decisions entrepreneurs must make in the early stages of a startup

  • Understand the process of raising capital and how to speak to investors

Over the course, students will design and launch a small business. Students will be given the resources to understand the basics of product design, pricing, marketing and sales, financial reporting, and community stewardship and actually implement these concepts on the business they have created.


Kids in business 101

Skills for a lifetime!

Give your kid weeks of unleashing major potential, making new friends and learning skills that your child will use for a lifetime!  Hands-on entrepreneurial learning experience and business presentation. Opportunity to participate in fall and spring pop-up shops as a vendor.

Here's what your child will learn:

Fun, engaging curriculum aligned to your child’s State Standards

  • Unit 1: Entrepreneurship

  • Unit 2: General Business Structure

  • Unit 3: Principles Financing

  • Unit 4: Economics – Supply and Demand

  • Unit 5: Business Communication – Social Media and Verbal/Non-Verbal

  • Unit 6: Business Ethics and Long-Term Finance

  • Unit 7: Marketing and Selling

  • Unit 8: Capstone Project

  • A workbook that we’ll use to sharpen those business skills!

  • Weeks of unleashing major potential, making new friends and learning skills that your child will use for a lifetime!

  • Most importantly, A TON OF FUN!