Academy of Energy and International Business
The Tomball ISD Academy of Energy and International Business will become the first on-site learning opportunity of its kind implemented in the State of Texas and just the second in the nation. It will serve as a small learning community that will provide rigorous job-embedded programs of study coupled with an on-site corporate partnership that enhances the learning outcomes for students.
The goal of the Tomball ISD Academy of Energy and International Business is to provide rigorous, job-embedded programs of study coupled with an on-site corporate partnership that enhances the learning outcomes for students.
Tomball ISD will serve as a premier district of choice, expanding student access to future-ready skill development within a unique on-site industry partnership.
The mission of the Tomball ISD Academy of Energy and International Business is for students to explore their talents within a global career path and apply newly acquired skills alongside our industry partners at BJ Services.
Tomball ISD will provide students with the opportunity to access the skills required for careers in the oil and gas industry as well as skills needed to compete in an ever-changing global market.
This program is available to incoming ninth-grade students during the 2020-2021 school year across Tomball ISD.
WHERE WILL PROGRAM BE LOCATED?
11211 FM 2920
Tomball, TX 77375
Students will be expected to work in teams and understand that project-based learning will be an ongoing process. There will be a high level of autonomy and it is critical for students to maximize their time and display ownership when working on projects and assignments.
Important Dates to Remember:
- December 11-17, 2019: Information sessions at TISD Junior Highs
- Parent Information Sessions:
- Tomball Memorial High School – January 14, 2020 @ 6:30 PM - Auditorium
- Tomball High School – January 15, 2020 @ 6:30 PM - Auditorium
- January 17 - February 2, 2020: Application Window
- February 8, 2020: Admission Interviews