Welcome to JMRHS Academy of Engineering & Automation!

About NAF

  • The National Academy Foundation (NAF) is a non-profit organization established in 1989. The mission of the National Academy Foundation (NAF) is to sustain a national network of career academies to support the development of America's youth toward personal and professional success in high school, in higher education, and throughout their careers. NAF Academies function as dynamic partner-ships and collaborations between schools, teachers, administrators, business volunteers, and an active Advisory Board led by industry professionals. www.naf.org

Reminders, Updates and Important Information


  • The Academy of Engineering & Automation (AOEA) is a four-year career academy affiliated with the National Academy Foundation (NAF). It is a smaller learning community in which a cohort of students have core and CTE classes together. Academy teachers share the cohort students and work together to integrate Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math into their curricula as well as develop interdisciplinary projects.

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  • Attention Senior AOEA Members!

    Our district-wide NTHS Inductions and Academy Recognition Ceremony will be Wednesday, May 1st in our auditorim at Robinson. By Thursday, April 11th, let us know if you plan to attend the ceremony or not: http://tinyurl.com/NTHSrsvp. If you don't attend, you may pick up your cord/stole beginning May 2nd. Remember, you are able to wear your AOEA gear for all graduation events.

    Ceremony Details:

    • Wednesday, May 1, 2019 ~ Hay M. Robinson High School
    • Report to auditorium by 5:15 pm. Doors open to public at 6:00 pm. Ceremony begins at 6:30 pm.
    • RSVP by Thursday, April 11th: http://tinyurl.com/NTHSrsvp

    Ceremony Dress Code:

    Gentlemen: Neat garments consisting of a collared dress shirt, tie, dress slacks (Khaki/Docker style), dress shoes. A sports coat is optional.

    NO jeans, shorts, T's, polo shirts, uncollared shirts, sneakers, flip flops, etc.

    Ladies: Neat garments such as dresses, skirt/blouse, dress slacks, dress shoes. Skirt/dress should be no more than 3 inches above the knee.

    NO casual wear such as jeans, shorts, bathing suits, T's, sneakers, flip flops, etc.

    Cords cost $5 and stoles are $20 but our Advisory Board is picking up the cost of the difference, so everone owes $5 for graduation gear. Don't forget to turn in your fiel trip money of $60. Seats are filling up fast!! Pay Parsi Palko, Parlier, or Glover.

    NTHS Inductions and Academy Recognition Ceremony

  • Senior Academy Field Trip

    Tuesday, May 7th

    Who: Seniors from AOEA & AOES - We are only allowed to take the first 36 students that pay the fee and return the permission slip (will send via remind).

    Note: Students will need to pay Mr. Belch, Mr. Palko, or Mr. Parisi as soon as possible. Slots will be filled on a first come, first served basis. If seats aren't filled by April 15th, we will open it up to academy juniors at both schools.

    What: Plant tour of BMW & TaylorMade Golf to learn about engineering, manufactoring, & automation.

    When: Tuesday, May 7th. Charter bus departing from JMRHS @ 7:00 & returning @ 6:15.

    Cost: $60/Student which will cover the cost of the charter bus and BMW tour. Please email Ms. Parlier if you need financial assistance!!! Don't let money keep you from attending! + money for lunch at a fast food restaurant in Greer


    7:00                 Depart from JMRHS

    9:30-11:30       Tour of BMW Plant

    11:45-12:30     Lunch stop - bring your own money

    1:30-3:30         Tour of TaylorMade Golf

    6:15                 Return to JMRHS

    Academy Field Trip

Last Modified on April 10, 2019