CTE Programming Offered:
Students at Coolidge have the option to join one of two CTE pathways. In addition to project-based learning coursework and the opportunity to earn industry-recognized certifications, Coolidge Academy students will hear from guest speakers, participate in field trips to industry sites, and complete paid internships.
The Health Sciences pathway prepares students to pursue health-related degrees and professions in one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy. The program empowers students to build knowledge and skills in biomedical science, as well as skills such as problem solving, communication, collaboration, critical and creative thinking.
Internship Opportunities: Georgetown School of Medicine, NIH, Food & Drug Admin.
Certifications: CPR/First Aid/AED, Teen-Community Emergency Response Team, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
The Mass Media pathway prepares students for visual imaging including television/video production, podcast, web design and music/audio recording. Students will learn the to use video cameras and edit video in Adobe Premiere Pro. Students learn to communicate effectively by writing scripts, storyboards, project planning, and introductory audio and visual editing.
Internship Opportunities: CNN, iHeartRadio, Accenture
Certifications: Adobe Certificate for Video Communication