"A culture of excellence in healthcare education."


Michael Hennessy


Secretary - Julie Miller
Counselor - Leslie Mulet - Grades 10-12
Counselor - Shenique Gilbert - Grade 9


The mission of the Academy of Health Careers at Seminole High School is to afford students a rigorous interdisciplinary instructional program that ensures relevant preparation for entry in the health care industry and to pursue health careers at the post-secondary level upon graduation. The mission is achieved through a strong partnership with the health industry, community, and with institutes of higher learning.


The Healthcare system requires many talented individuals to lead the way in health interventions.  The Academy of Health Careers is specifically designed to train students to fulfill these high quality positions.  The experienced teachers here, in the Health Academy at Seminole High School, are always willing to help their students succeed in their respective career choices.


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  • Core academic courses linked to health care issues and content that reinforce students'interests and learning.
  • Integrated academic courses that eliminate the compartmentalization of subject areas and help students make connections between courses and real life.
  • Earn college credit with advanced placement and dual enrollment courses.
  • Academy seniors may earn a Health Science Portfolio which signifies successful completion of the National Health Care Skill Standards as specified by the Florida Department, United States Department of Education, and National Consortium of Health Science and Technology Education.
  • Honor and regular level courses.
  • Health Science courses, 9th-12th grades.
  • State Certifications- CNA, CMAA, EKG..
  • Earn CPR certification throught ther American Heart Association at both the Layman's and Basic Life Support levels.
  • Award-winning faculty with health care experience and credentials.
  • State-of-the-art technology and health laboratories to assist the students in learning.
  • Affiliation with more than 50 Central Florida business partners.