Pre-Academy of Communication Technology (ACT)

ACT gives students the opportunity to learn about TV production, graphic design, webpage design, coding and work towards earning ADOBE certification and Microsoft Office Specialist certification. This pre-academy prepares students for Lake Region High School’s Imagination Academy and Winter Haven High School’s Cyber Security Academy or Microsoft Academy.

Pre-Academy of Culinary Arts (Panther Café)

In the Pathways Café, students will have the opportunity to explore different culinary careers.  Students will learn how to prepare meals, the proper presentation of meals, kitchen safety, and menu development. This pre-academy will prepare students for Winter Haven High School or Lake Region High School’s respective Culinary Academies. It will also prepare students for Winter Haven High School’s Academy of Hospitality and Tourism.

Pre-Medical Academy (Medical Academy)

Medical students will learn about a wide variety of skills including: physical fitness, stress management, healthy eating, and health-related occupations. This pre-academy introduces students to the concepts needed for Winter Haven or Lake Region’s respective Medical Academies. It also prepares students for any of the team sports available at the high school level.