Health ScienceMt. Whitney High School900 S. ConyerVisalia, CA 93277(559)730-7602Principal: Rick Hamilton
The Academy of Health Sciences (AoHS) is affiliated with Linked Learning and Project Lead the Way (PLTW), and offers students interested in a health-related occupation the exciting opportunity to explore their passion beginning in high school. Students in the AoHS will complete a rigorous high school program that will help prepare them for both career and educational opportunities in the healthcare field. Students in the academy complete English, science, and career-themed courses together as a cohort, and these courses include integrated projects that help students come to a more complete understanding of the topics related to health care.
Careers in Health Sciences
Medical Imaging Tech
Career Themed CoursesHealth Careers ExplorationAnatomy & PhysiologyGlobal HealthBiotechnologyMedical Interventions
Unique Work-Based Learning Experiences
Students will participate in unique opportunities that include frequent guest speakers from a wide range of health occupations, workplace visits, job shadows, and internships through local healthcare providers. Students will also have the opportunity to earn certifications such as first aid, CPR, Medical Assistant (MA) and Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), and we are working on obtaining other certifications in the next three years. The AOHS is ideal for students who like to work with people and who would like to pursue advanced training, education, and a career in healthcare.Industry Partners: