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Eastern High School

Principal: Sah Brown

CTE Programming Offered:

Students at Eastern High School have the option to join the Health Sciences pathway. In addition to project-based learning coursework and the opportunity to earn industry-recognized certifications, Eastern’s students will hear from guest speakers, participate in field trips to industry sites, and complete paid internships.

 

Health Sciences

The pathway empowers students to build knowledge and skills in biomedical science, as well as skills like problem solving, critical and creative thinking, communication, and collaboration. Additionally, the senior-level Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course is accredited by the Health Department and students will become a licensed EMT if they pass the course and the National Registry Exam.

 

Internship Opportunities: MedStar Washington Hospital Center, National Institutes of Health, Sibley Memorial Hospital, Rodham Institute at George Washington University

Certifications: CPR/First Aid/AED, Licensed Emergency Medical Technician

CTE Program of Study

Point of Contact

Regina McClure
Director, Academy of Health Sciences
Regina.McClure@k12.dc.gov

Julius Jackson
Teacher, Biomedical Sciences & EMT
Julius.Jackson@k12.dc.gov

Wesley McCammon
Teacher, Biomedical Sciences
Wesley.Mccammon@k12.dc.gov