Take Control of Your Business Academy

3rd-5th Grade Program:

JA Pillar: Entrepreneurship

Find out you what an entrepreneur is and what it takes to become one! We will provide the resources to become your own boss!

  • What makes a good business? - Goods vs. services and price, profit and revenue
  • Let's build that business! - Business plan, creating logos and prototype building
  • How to market your business - Advertising and pitching your plan

To put your skills to the test, our culminating event will be in in-person "Shark Tank" themed presentation to a panel of judges while following all social distancing and safety guidelines. Come take this journey with us so you can Take Control of Your Business!

  • Academy Dates: (Wednesdays and Fridays):October 14th, 16th, 21st, 23rd, 28th and 30th with a culminating event on Saturday October 31st (Time TBD)
  • Time: 4:00-5:00pm
  • Cost: $75/registrant per Academy OR $200/registrant for ALL 3 Academies*

6th-8th Grade Program:

JA Pillar: Entrepreneurship

Find out what it takes to create and run your own business. We will provide you with the resources necessary to be an entrepreneur! 

  • What is entrepreneurship? - Types of entrepreneurs and accessing market needs
  • Business Plan - Create a business plan and prototype
  • Sell, Sell, Sell! - How to market your business

To put your skills to the test, our culminating event will be in in-person "Shark Tank" themed presentation to a panel of judges while following all social distancing and safety guidelines. Come take this journey with us so you can Take Control of Your Business!

  • Academy Dates: (Mondays and Fridays): October 12th, 16th, 19th, 23rd, 26th and 30th with a culminating event on Saturday October 31st (Time TBD)
  • Time: 5:00-6:00pm
  • Cost: $75/registrant per Academy OR $200/registrant for ALL 3 Academies*

*Scholarships available - please inquire for more information


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JA Virtual Academies

For for information about the JA Virtual Academies program, visit the JA Virtual Academies program page.

For more information about this opportunity, please contact  Deanne Markle  

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