Academies & Academics

Academies at Maplewood

Maplewood is one of twelve high schools that make up the Academies of Nashville. Students have a choice of different academies offering a practical, hands-on approach to learning in fields that interest them ranging from engineering to healthcare. The Academies empower students through career exposure so they can make timely, informed decisions and discover their true passions while earning early college credit and nationally recognized industry certifications.

Freshman Academy

All 9th-grade students begin in Freshman Academy. In Freshman AVID, students will begin to plan for life after high school and learn about the career pathways offered at Maplewood High School. Every 9th Grader in the district has the opportunity to attend the MNPS Career Exploration Fair at the Music City Center each fall semester where they can meet with over 400 local industry leaders to build relationships and make connections for their futures.

Which Academy Will You Choose?