Exercise Science Academy

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    ACADEMIC DEAN: MS. TASHA BOWMAN
    TBOWMAN@LEXRICH5.ORG
    803-476-8816

     

    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