Important Academy Registration Dates for the 2019-20 School Year
• District-wide High School Showcase, Thursday, January 24, 2019, 3:30-7:00 p.m. at the World Golf Village Convention Center
• Registration Opens January 24 through February 19, 2019; apply through student’s HAC (Home Access Center) account; current Academy students do not need to reapply
• Academy Night at St. Johns Technical High School, Media Center, Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
The Academy of Coastal and Water Resources is dedicated to providing students with high quality, industry relevant curriculum to assure success in post secondary education and coastal and water resources career opportunities. Through collaboration with our business partners, the students are engaged in applied learning and develop confidence, long lasting relationships and a sense of community.
The Academy of Coastal and Water Resources’ STEM program of study focuses on coastal, environmental and water resources. Academy students participate in valuable hands-on curriculum designed in partnership with the St. Johns County Utilities, Guana Tolomato Matanzas Research Reserve, Florida Gateway College, the City of St. Augustine, and the University of Florida Sea Grant. Students explore the environment and ecosystems through environmental and water resource classes and experience water quality testing, wetland management, wildlife, and water treatment management. Students learn proper sampling and safety procedures. Academy students may earn several industry certifications including First Aid/ CPR, OSHA, and the DEP Water Treatment Plan Operator Level C.
For More Information Contact:
Linda Krepp, Career Specialist
Visit the St. Johns Technical High School website