Students soar to new heights with opening of Helix Aviation Academy

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) ––– Helix Aviation Academy is a one-of-a-kind K-12 public school focused on preparing students to excel in the limitless world of aviation careers – from aeronautical engineering to cyber technology that will hold a grand opening Thursday.

Located on-site of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport, it’s a first in the nation. Students will be exposed to a multitude of aviation professionals and unique, hands-on and virtual reality learning as Helix Aviation puts them on a fast track to a world of aviation career paths and opportunities.

The school has partnered with Baton Rouge Community College and Garver, a national engineering firm which specializes in aviation and more, to offer students a world-class experience.

Helix Aviation will open with a sixth-grade class for the 2021-2022 school year at the North Baton Rouge campus with plans to offer a full K-12 experience in the near future.

You can find more information through Helix Aviation Academy’s website.

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