• Academy for Advanced Studies (AAS) is a college and career academy and a program of choice for high school students enrolled in Henry County Schools.

    Our mission is to ensure students GRADUATE from high school PREPARED to achieve their college and career goals.

    To carry out our mission, we provide the following learning opportunities:

    • Access to College Coursework
      At AAS, students can earn college credits that also satisfy high school graduation requirements. Courses are offered by our college partners –
      • Southern Crescent Technical College
      • Gordon State College
      • Clayton State University
    • Advanced and Unique Career Development Coursework
      At AAS, students can enroll in career development courses not available at their home high school.
      We offer career pathway courses in 17 career clusters, many of which enable students to earn industry-recognized certifications.
    • Soft Skills Valued by Colleges and Employers
      At AAS, students can expect an environment that emphasizes college and career readiness. In particular, AAS instructors focus on proficiency in the application of essential communication and work-ethic skills.



Last Modified on August 14, 2019