For Peoria by the Future of Peoria.
For Peoria by the Future of Peoria.
A Cutting Edge Hands-On Business Curriculum for Public High Schools.

Welcome to AppsCo

 

Feature story by WMBD news, Peoria, IL

AppsCo is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization providing a fully integrated business learning curriculum for public school students. Our mission is to create a safe environment that challenges minds and fosters mentorship through local business leaders, giving students life skills and business experience critical to shaping their future. AppsCo students receive a hands-on learning experience working on projects and receiving internships for local businesses to reinforce the classroom principles.

84% of alumni indicate that their experience enabled them to connect what they learned to college, the workplace, and life.
84%
Sponsors indicated that 75% of participants reliably showed an increase in job related skills, productivity, morale and overall success.
75%
Studies of high school business programs indicate a 20% increase in high school academic performance among participating students over non-participating students.
20%

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Experience AppsCo’s Rise Up Event!
August 26, 2019
By: Ethan Mejzak The Event Join AppsCo in our effort to give the youth the power to be the next business and civil leaders. On September 19th, at the Venue Ch...
I Saw Come From Away and I Had A Whole New Perspective
August 19, 2019
  By Carolina Remond It’s two weeks before junior year is going to start and I’m longing for one last adventure. So, to fulfill this wish, a dear fri
Meet The Crew! Intro
August 18, 2019
Get to Know Us!   New year, new Appsco. The Appsco team has some fresh blood and we are prepared to represent Appsco to the fullest. With fourteen ne...
Wildlife Prairie Park: Olde English Faire
July 24, 2019
  By: Ethan Mejzak Wildlife Prairie Park is host to many events that are held year round and give people many different things to do when you visit. ...
Wildlife Prairie Park: The Basics
June 29, 2019
      By Johnathon Kraus     National parks are one of the many prides of America. From Yellowstone to the Grand Canyon, there are almost 85 million acre
How Communication Affects a Business
September 25, 2018
   By: Sarah Alasquar 09/25/18 Communication affects businesses because that is how others in the community are able to know more about you. If there wasn’t s