Atlanta College & Career Academy (ACCA) - Phase II
The Atlanta College & Career Academy (ACCA) is entering phase two! In the 2020-2021 school year, ACCA will provide more access to career pathways and prepare APS students for high-demand technical careers aligned with the economic and workforce needs of Atlanta and across Georgia. ACCA will continue to offer dual enrollment opportunities at Atlanta Technical College and offer 14 Georgia Department of Education career pathways at the newly renovated Windsor Street location.
ACCA Career Pathways at Windsor Street
Early Childhood Care and Education
Emergency Medical Responder
General Automotive Technology
Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism
HVAC and Refrigeration
Students who meet the requirements are eligible to submit online applications
December 9, 2019 - January 2, 2020.
NOTE: If student has a 504 plan or IEP, the team must meet to discuss the scope and appropriateness of program options.
On track for graduation
Grade 11 (Cohort 2022) 12+ credits, or
Grade 12 (Cohort 2021) 18+ credits *preference given to graduating seniors
GPA of 2.0 or higher
Absent less than 10% of enrolled days during 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 school years
Permission from the counselor/principal/ parent or legal guardian
Requested pathway unavailable at home school
ACCA Informational Session
Want to Learn More About the ACCA?
Join us for our next informational session on Nov. 21, 6 p.m. in the Building C Auditorium at Atlanta Technical College, located at 1560 Metropolitan Parkway, SW, Atlanta, GA 30310.
Career Aptitudes and Construction Updates
*Make an informed decision! Students must complete the YouScience survey before completing ACCA's online application. Available free via MyBackPack, YouScience enables students to identify their natural talents and careers. Questions about YouScience? See your school counselor.
Construction Progress: Renovations are underway to the Parks Building - future home of the Atlanta College and Career Academy program. Want to learn more? Access this link to the ACCA Construction Progress Report.
Students who bring their YouScience Inventory results to the Nov. 21st informational session will receive an ACCA swag bag!
APS is grateful for the Atlanta Committee for Progress’ support of the Atlanta College and Career Academy.