High School Students

Medical Sciences - Pre-Medicine

The Medical Sciences Honors program offers an innovative, integrated learning environment designed to provide the student with the medical skills and training necessary to succeed in postsecondary healthcare career education and/ or to successfully transition into the healthcare workforce. This comprehensive program combines a rigorous academic curriculum with intense clinical and laboratory experiences. Student internships at area hospitals and other health care facilities are conducted while under the supervision of academy health sciences staff. All students applying to these programs must meet the following eligibility criteria: 3.0 GPA and Algebra I or Algebra I Honors is recommended.

The Medical Sciences program at your home school must be selected as your first choice. Your second choice may include any of the following schools.

Choice program(s) with a focus in one of the following medical areas:

Allied Health Assisting (Boynton Beach High, Forest Hill High*, Glades Central High, John I. Leonard High, Jupiter High, Lake Worth High, Pahokee High, Palm Beach Gardens High, Palm Beach Lakes High, Royal Palm Beach High)

Electrocardiograph Aide (Boca Raton High*, Boynton Beach High, Glades Central High, John I Leonard High, Jupiter High, Lake Worth High, Palm Beach Lakes High, West Boca Raton High)

Emergency Medical Responder (Atlantic High, Glades Central High, Jupiter High, Palm Beach Gardens High, Palm Beach Lakes High, Park Vista High, Royal Palm Beach High, West Boca Raton High)

Health and Wellness (Boynton Beach High, Lake Worth Community High, Palm Beach Lakes Community High, Royal Palm Beach Community High)

Home Health Aide (Jupiter High, Lake Worth High, Park Vista High, Royal Palm Beach High)

Medical Laboratory Assisting (Park Vista High, West Boca Raton High)

Nursing Assistant (Glades Central High, Jupiter High, Lake Worth High, Park Vista High, Royal Palm Beach High)

Pharmacy Technician (Atlantic High (IB), Boca Raton High*, Forest Hill High*, Jupiter High, Lake Worth High, Park Vista High, Royal Palm Beach High)

In-House (You can only apply to the in-house program if you reside in the school zone)

Boca Raton Community High School (Electrocardiograph Aide, Pharmacy Technician)
Forest Hill Community High (Allied Health Assisting, Pharmacy Technician)
Pahokee High (Allied Health Assisting)

 

*For details regarding specific programs offered at each school, please see the Choice Programs Booklet