In the Creative Classroom
With our ever-evolving technology, it’s critical for these high tech, high demand businesses to be equipped with a strong workforce. The High School Inc. New Media Academy offers a state-of-the-industry facility that includes a fully-equipped computer lab, complete with Mac computers and Adobe Suite and Maya Animation Software. This classroom boasts an infectious creative energy where students are able to engage with media professionals, gaining real-world experience and having access to a fully-functional video recording studio, including green screens, teleprompters, and cutting-edge video editing software (Final Cut Pro).
Outside of the Classroom
Behind the scenes, yes please! In addition to time spent in the creative classroom, New Media Academy students have a VIP backstage pass to visit businesses that rely heavily on new media technologies to be successful. These rare behind the “green-screen” experiences offer exposure to a variety of future career options within the field, often sparking new interests and confirming students’ college and career goals.
But really the main headline feature outside of the classroom is students being able to hone in on their craft and having the community viewing their work. Through local and state competitions, new media participants are able to reveal their cutting edge techniques and creativity. In addition, students showcase their skills providing video and photography to local businesses and organizations including.
Watch + Learn
Students have the ability to graduate from the Automotive Academy with the following certificates:
Premier Video Interdisciplinary Projects
Animation 2D & 3D
Social Media & Marketing