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  • Academy Dean:  Amy Brown
    Phone:  476-8759
    Program Description:
    The Exercise Science Academy at SHHS is designed to appeal to students with interests in areas such as; health and wellness, athletic training and rehabilitation, sports psychology, nursing, and medicine.  Teachers in the Exercise Science Academy will infuse these themes into the curriculum of their core classes in order to help students make connections between the typical high school curriculum and their possible career path.  The academy will also offer electives ranging from personal training and sports nutrition to sports medicine and anatomy to further tailor the high school experience to the interests of the students.  The academy will partner with local businesses and hospitals, the Center for Advanced Technical Studies, and with the University of South Carolina to offer students opportunities to explore potential career paths in areas such as; athletic training, physical therapy, personal training, sports nutrition and psychology, medicine, nursing, and much more.  We welcome you to come learn more about the many opportunities waiting for you in the Exercise Science Academy!
    Schools of study include:
    • Fitness and Wellness
    • Biomedical Sciences
    • Sports Medicine
    • Public Health