Entrepreneurship provides your child with the opportunity to develop these core skills and more. We believe these skills are increasingly essential for students to prepare for what's ahead.
Business & Leadership skills gained:
Business knowledge: - Basic economic concepts - Financial literacy - Research skills - Market analysis
Hands-on active learning
Creative process navigation
Opportunities to meet needs and face problems through collaboration
Idea generation and development
Storytelling and communication skills
Leadership and presentation skills
Opportunities to fail and persevere
See how our students put these skills into action. Thanks to Ben Merrick '17 for creating these videos.
Introduction to Business
Introduction to Personal Finance
"I was excited to gain real-world experience in my Business & Entrepreneurship class. We helped real businesses with real problems, presented solutions to these businesses, and learned to work in teams. I'm looking forward to using those skills in college and beyond.” – Brandon '17
Did You Know?
According to dealsunny.com, there are more than 400 million entrepreneurs around the world. That means every 1 in 18 people owns a business.
Forsyth Country Day School (FCDS) is a private, college preparatory, independent school for preschool through high school located in Lewisville, NC, just outside of Winston-Salem. Students benefit from a challenging academic curriculum, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.