The NAF Academies of Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Miami NAF Academies

NAF is a national network of education, business, and community leaders who work together to ensure high school students are college, career, and future ready. Leading companies partner with NAF, aligning their industry expertise, community leadership, and pipeline development needs to transform the high school experience.

Preparing our students for their futures

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NAF Academies in M-DCPS
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Academy Tracks

Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) has 73 NAF academies at 32 M-DCPS high schools  preparing our students for their futures. Our NAF academy themes include: Engineering, Finance, Health Sciences, Hospitality & Tourism, Information Technology, and others (Agriscience, Law Studies and Teaching)

Outperforming all other U.S. school districts, Miami-Dade holds the distinction of having 12 Model and 19 Distinguished NAF Academies.


4 Engineering Academies

6 Health Science Academies

16 Information Tech Academies


16 Academies of Finance


16 Academies of Hospitality & Tourism

Upcoming Events & Conferences

Join NAF Academy events and conferences throughout the year.

2023 Health Walk-A-Thon

Come join us on a Health Walk-a-thon! Benefits will help the students of the STEM Academies, and Students College Scholarships.

North Miami Senior High School
March 11th, 2023
NAF Conference 2023

The 2023 Virtual NAF Mega Student Industry Conference features keynote speaker and other special speakers, break out sessions, plus internship interviews with industry professionals.

Hilton Conference Center, Miami, USA
April 11th, 2023

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