Leadership Academy senior Kiara C., who is one of several junior and senior high school students who are dual-enrolled at Valencia College, was named to the VC Dean’s List for her outstanding academic performance last semester. Kiara is well on her way to finishing her AA degree and will have that college degree almost finished by the time she graduates from CFLA next spring. Congratulations Kiara!!!
Keaton J. addresses his fellow students, families and guests at CFLA’s first graduation ceremony.
The inaugural graduating class of the Leadership Academy, the Class of 2016!, achieved a 100% graduation rate, with all graduates planning to attend college or pursue a career in the military. Orlando City Commissioner Patty Sheehan delivered the commencement address and each student receiving a degree or diploma gave brief remarks chronicling his or her high school journey and personal growth. Congratulations to this outstanding group of young adults!
Orlando City Commissioner Regina Hill recently paid a visit to the Leadership Academy. After taking a tour led by two residents of her District, Porshe and Cortez, Commissioner Hill spoke to Mr. Juarez’ class about local government, answering students’ questions and sharing her experience as an elected official. At the conclusion of her visit, Commissioner Hill agreed with student Zach that “CFLA is an amazing school.”