Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) is a student organization whose mission is to promote career opportunities in health care and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people.
Participation in HOSA assists students with the development of leadership and teamwork skills.
Participation in HOSA includes attending leadership conferences and competing with other students at the district, state, and National levels.
For more information, contact Mr. Brian Quinn, Health Science Teacher
HEALTH SCIENCE OVERVIEW
The district health science programs are a four-year major area of interest. Each program focuses on high skill, high wage, and high demand careers. Participating students receive related industry certifications and participate in clinical opportunities. Upon program completion, students can pursue employment opportunities or a post-secondary education. At Booker T. Washington High School, this academy has two tracks: Nursing or Sports Medicine.
Course 1 - Medical Skills and Services
Course 2 - Health Science A&P
Course 3 - Health Science Foundations
Course 4 - Allied Health Assist./Directed Study