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Florin High School
Florin High School’s Law and the World (LAW) Academy is one of only six programs throughout California to be designated as an official partner of the California State Bar Association. The mission of the program is to increase diversity in the legal profession by connecting students with the skills and opportunities to be competitive in the job market while acting as advocates for their communities. The LAW Academy, with its local government and business partners, provides students with career-centered technical curriculum coupled with rigorous academic instruction within a context that is relevant both to the students’ future career aspirations as well as their roles as citizens in the 21st Century global society.
The LAW Academy offers a three-year course of study that combines core “a-g” academic courses with an emphasis on legal and criminal justice curricula as well as opportunities to explore a variety of legal professions.
Valley High School
Fire and Emergency Services Pathway
Careers in public service are unique because they center on challenging issues that define the public agenda and involve the provision of vital services to the public—from local to international levels. Public service professions offer many career opportunities including the following career pathways: Public Safety, Emergency Response, and Fire Services. Students engage in an instructional program that integrates academic and technical preparation and focuses on career awareness, career exploration, skill preparation in the industry and preparation for post-secondary education and training.
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Florin High and Valley High School Academy/Pathway Students Participate in Sacramento Fire Youth Academy
During the last nine weeks, Students from Florin High School's LAW Academy and Valley High School's Fire and Emergency Services Pathway learned what it takes to become a firefighter! Students will walk away from this youth academy with hands-on experience and...
Board of Trustees Recognizes 50 Top-Quality Career Technical Education in Elk Grove Unified School District Programs
Recognition Highlights Academies and Pathways Meeting Highest Quality ELK GROVE, Calif. – March 22, 2018 – The Elk Grove Unified School District Board of Trustees recognized 50 Career Technical Education (CTE) academies and pathways that demonstrated progress...