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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Academy Tracks

Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) has 79 NAF academies at 34 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, Arts & Entertainment, Law Studies and Teaching)

Miami-Dade County Public Schools’ Career Academies Outperform All School Districts as Nationally-Recognized Programs.



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.

AOF Bowling
Academy of Finance Unforgetta-Bowl-Athon

Join us for a fun evening of bowling, pizza, and networking as we raise funds to support public high school students in the Academies of Finance

Bird Bowl, Miami
October 26, 2023
The 32nd Annual South Florida Tourism Professional of the Year Luncheon

Join us as we celebrate the 32nd South Florida Tourism Professional of the Year Award and highlight and celebrate leaders and trailblazers from the South Florida Tourism Industry. Proceeds benefit public high school students and teachers in the Academy of Hospitality and Tourism.

Hyatt Regency Miami
November 16, 2023

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