Personal Finance and Economics

This introductory personal finance/economics course will explore best practices for managing personal finances and basic principles of economics. The course will include instruction in the development of core skills including the creation of a personal budget and how to make responsible choices about expenses and consumer banking products as well as investment strategies.  The economics module of the course will provide a comparison of different economic systems and an introduction to basic economic concepts such as opportunity cost and cost benefit analysis.

The Covenant School

Birdwood Campus | Lower School | Pre-K–Grade 5 |
1000 Birdwood Road Charlottesville, VA 22903 | 434.220.7309

Hickory Campus | Middle and Upper School | Grades 6–12 | 175 Hickory Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 | 434.220.7329
Located in Charlottesville, VA, The Covenant School is a non-denominational, private, Christian day school for Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, visual and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.