To provide a small learning community for students to explore careers in aerospace. Students will develop skills to become career and college ready.
St. Augustine High School in partnership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Aerospace at SAHS a National "Model" Academy
The St. Johns County Aerospace Academy at St. Augustine High School (SAHS) has been designated as a "National Model Career Academy,” the highest designation awarded by the National Career Academy Coalition (NCAC). This is the first Aerospace Academy in the nation to receive model status.
Students Visit jetBlue University
Select Aerospace students visit jetBlue University in Orlando, FL, and were given the opportunity to experience a state-of-the-art flight simulator.
Young Women Meet Female Role Model
Female Aerospace Academy students visit 3 time U.S. National Aerobatic Champion Patty Wagstaff at her aircraft hangar at the Northeast Florida Regional Airport in St. Augustine.
In partership with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, St. Augustine High School offers an introduction to the career tracks of Aviation and Aerospace Engineering. Most students may earn dual enrollment credits from Embry-Riddle, a savings of up to $20,000. Students learn the basic math and science necessary for aviation fields, explore the history of space flight by building and launching rockets, enjoy flight simulators, learn how the human body changes in flight, may complete the FAA approved Private Pilot Ground School Course and Exam, and learn computing software that many engineers use to solve problems. Come Fly with Us!