Health Sciences Career Academy

The 2018-2019 Health Science Academy application is closed.  Information about the 2019-2020 school year applications will be available soon. 

  • Health Sciences Career Academy will focus on skills in technology and engineering that will help students understand the fundamental principles of careers in healthcare. Students gain exposure to a variety of skills to set the foundation for health care related fields: research, analysis, hands-on learning, and problem-solving. Students in this academy will have the opportunity to choose potential areas of study such as Pharmacy Tech, EMT, and other areas of healthcare. Health related careers are some of the fastest growing careers in North Carolina.


    Athens Drive will begin accepting applications for the Health Science Career Academy in February 2019.  Questions about the Health Sciences Academy can be directed to Jennifer Hulsey (