Established in 2008-09

Students participate in a program that focuses on two separate strands: Digital Media Technology or Cybersecurity.

The Digital Media track is designed to offer a broad foundation of knowledge and skills to prepare students for employment in digital media, new media, and multimedia positions using Adobe products.


Students will have the opportunity to develop their resume by acquiring Industry Certification in Adobe Creative Cloud Apps: PhotoShop, DreamWeaver, InDesign, Illustrator and Premiere Pro.





For much more detailed information about the CHS Digital Media program, as well as the school and the student experience, click here to visit our CHS Digital Media Website.


The Cybersecurity program is designed to offer instruction in computer literacy,  software application support, basic hardware configuration and troubleshooting, networking technologies, troubleshooting, security and administration using windows products.

Students may chose to obtain a variety of industry certifications including Microsoft Technical Associate certifications in Operating Systems, Networking, Security+, and Comp TIA.

For much more detailed information about the CHS Cybersecurity program, as well as the school and the student experience, click here to visit the CHS Cybersecurity webpage.


CHS Career Academy Website

Click here to visit Creekside High School’s Career Academy Website

School Website
Click here to visit Creekside High School’s website.


Mission Statement
The Academy of Emerging Technology is committed to exposing students to a rigorous curriculum that challenges students with current and future technologies, provides industry certifications, and prepares them for success in college and careers in high-demand technical fields.


Programs of Study 

CHS Cybersecurity Program of Choice 18-19

CHS Digital Media Program of Choice 18-19


Internship Opportunities

Students have the opportunity to apply for a summer internship in community business the summer prior to their senior year. Click here to read the flyer with information about the program: CAREER ACADEMIES-SummerIntern-brochure


Check out our website for more examples of the student experience! Click here

Future Business Leaders of America Club

College Visit to SCAD

Digital Media Lab

Field study to WJCT

Cybersecurity Field Study to tour Citi

Cyberpatriot competition



Questions about the programs? Visit the CHS Career Academies Q & A Webpage, or contact Daryl Cullipher, the CHS Career Academy Program Specialist: [email protected]