L.E.E.O. Linking Education and Employment Outcomes

  • Honors Business CEO/Entrepreneurship Program


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    • global hug Project-based, collaborative learning that focuses on real world problems and partners with community mentors

    • global hug Earn industry certifications in Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Adobe Creative Cloud programs, & Entrepreneurship and Small Business (ESB)

      • Certain industry certifications offer dual enrollment credit to Florida colleges

      • Certain industry certifications qualify for FL Bright Futures CAPE Gold Seal Scholarship 

      • Industry certifications fulfill the graduation requirement for an online class 

    2020 – 2021 L.E.E.O. Accomplishments

    1. 5 NFTE Southeast Region Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Broward County Quarter Finalists ($100 each)
    2. NFTE Southeast Region Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Broward County Semi Finalist ($50)

    3. NFTE Southeast Region Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Finalist ($500)

    4. NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Competition National Qualifier (Fall 2021)

    5. $1,700 Broward Education Foundation Innovative Teacher Grant (Robotics Grant for a Robotic Arm)

    6. $1,200 Broward Education Foundation Innovative Teacher Grant (AICE Media Studies editing software)

    7. 4 Students Bright Futures CAPE Gold Seal Scholarship Eligible

     

    2019 – 2020 L.E.E.O. Accomplishments

    1. NFTE World Series of Innovation Summit Day Pitch Challenge 1st Place $100 each
    2. NFTE World Series of Innovation Intuit Sustainable Education Careers Challenge Runners Up $300

    3. $1,700 Harry Chapin Foundation Grant (Music Engineering Program for Mr. Armbrister)
    4. $1,200 Broward Education Grant (Science Grant for Ms. Kross)

    5. Southeast Regional Sun Credit Union Financial Fitness Competition 2nd Place Winner $250
    6. 7 Students Bright Futures CAPE Gold Seal Scholarship Eligible

    7. NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Competition Regional 1st Place $650 & NYC Trip to Nationals (Fall)

    8. NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Competition National Semi-Finalist $1,500

     

    2018 – 2019 L.E.E.O. Accomplishments

    1. $1,500 Broward Education Grant (Art Grant for Mr. Corey)

    2. $1,500 Broward Education Grant (Theater Grant for Mr. Hamilton)

    3. $1,500 City of Hollywood Grant (Science Equipment and Field Trip Grant for Mr. Grilli)

     

    2017 – 2018 L.E.E.O. Accomplishments

    1. $1,500 Broward Education Grant (STEM Printheads for Mr. Derrick)

    2. NFTE World Series of Innovation (WSI) Moody’s Foundation Infrastructure Challenge Winner $2,500  *Two other Top Ten Finalist groups

    3. NFTE World Series of Innovation (WSI) Day Elevator Pitch 2nd Place $150

    4. NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Competition National Semi-Finalist $3,000 & NYC Trip to Nationals (Summer-Fall)

    5. NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Competition Regional 2nd Place $1,000 & NYC Trip to Nationals (Spring)

    6. 100% passing for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Certification Exams

    7. Numerous other industry certification exams (MOS & Adobe)

    8. SUN Credit Union Financial Football Competition 1st Place in Prelims (All expense paid trip to Orlando, FL for Championship)

    9. Southeast Credit Union Conference & Expo Financial Football Fitness Championship 3rd Place Winners $100 each
    10. Silver Knights Business Honorable Mention $500

    11. TEDx Talk "Finding Love in What You Are Doing" by Sarah Beauchamp, M.Ed. L.E.E.O Honors Business CEO/Entrepreneurship Teacher at McArthur High School

     

    2016 – 2017 L.E.E.O. Accomplishments

    1. $5,000 Kinder Morgan Equipment Grant (AP Physics Lab Equipment)

    2. $5,000 Lowes Toolbox for Education Grant (Media Center Upgrades)

    3. $5,000 & new tablets Verizon Innovative Learning App Challenge Best in State, and Best in Region Winner (L.E.E.O. Classroom Improvements)

    4. Paradigm Challenge (2) Finalists $200