Academy of Finance

Emily Simon, Corning IncorporatedAcademy of Finance LogoThe Elmira High School Business Department is pleased to present the Academy of Finance (AOF) program for Elmira High School students, 10th-12th grade. This program is affiliated with the National Academy Foundation (NAF) and provides tremendous benefits to students. Please go to to learn more. Students will acquire universal business skills and knowledge with a focus on the Financial Industry. Academy graduates will have a vast array of industry sponsored activities including field trips, shadow days, classroom speakers, paid internships, and college credits for courses. The Academy of Finance is sponsored by the National Academy Foundation and is one of over 650 academies nationwide. The National Academy foundation model was developed with leading industry and education representatives to ensure that the curriculum and activities are both current and relevant. Students enrolled in the Academy will receive a Regents Diploma with an expanded certificate of Financial Studies issued by the National Academy Foundation.

Review the Full Student/Parent Presentation and learn more about this exciting opportunity for students.

2022 Parent Recruitment Letter
2022 Academy of Finance Brochure
2022 Student Application

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Elmira High School | Academy of Finance 2021-22 Advisory Board Members

Pam Burns, Chemung Canal Trust Company
Alison Devita, Chemung Canal Trust Company
Molly Duffy, Elmira City School District
Benita Eldridge, Elmira City School District
Justin Faulkner, Chemung Canal Trust Company
Skyler Harwood, Corning Credit Union
Colton Herrington, H & H Associates
Jay Hillman, Elmira City School District
Laura Johnson, Elmira City School District
Hannah Qualey, SERVU Federal Credit Union
Christopher Reger, Elmira City School District
Emily Simon, Corning Incorporated
Stacy Ward, Elmira Savings Bank
Matthew Sharpe, Cameron Manufacturing and Design