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Academy of Legal Studies at Northside High

Open to students entering 9th, 10th or 11th grade.

BUILDING FUTURES

The Academy for Legal Studies is designed for students interested in careers in Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Public Administration, and Law. Students participate in cooperative, project-based, and problem-based learning. Academy students have access to local professionals in the legal field including attorneys, judges, politicians and legal assistants. The Academy enables students to learn about law in a way that will be practical to them.

WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER

  • TOPS Curriculum
  • Technology in the Classroom
  • Mentoring with Law Professionals
  • Diploma Endorsement
  • Mock Trial Experience
  • Speech and Debate

CAREER PATHS

  • Pre-Law
  • Criminal Justice
  • Law Enforcement
  • Public Service
  • Legal Secretary

Courses we offer:

Law I, Law II(Constitutional Law), Law III(Criminal Law), and Law IV (Mock Trial)

Psychology, U.S. Legal History, Forensics, Business Law

 

Academy of Legal Studies
LPSS Schools of Choice
P.O. Drawer 2158
Lafayette, LA 70502-2158
337.521.7160


Application Requirements:

Complete an application at www.lafayettechoice.com/apply (or click the Apply Now button on the left.)

Complete a scheduled interview for admission. Bring a copy of your report card to the interview. Students must show satisfactory progress in English and Social Studies.