Vital Information
Ag Dogs
1000 N Palm Ave
Frostproof, FL  33843

Lead Teacher:  Clay Brantley
Phone:  (863) 635-7809
Fax:  (863) 635-7812

Areas of Interest:  Agriscience

NCAC Academies

NCAC MODEL ACADEMY

This academy is given the highest level of recognition by the National Career Academy Coaltion, earning the status of a "MODEL" Academy for having exceeded the National Standards of Practice


Ag Dogs Overview

The Ag Dogs is a four-year agriscience academy offering industry certification and specific career pathways. Articulation, dual enrollment, and business/ education partnerships will be emphasized. Students will work in small supportive, motivational communities with the opportunity to earn up to one year of college credit. This will prepare them for careers in the high-growth, high-salary fields within the agriculture industry.

Courses:

  • Agriscience Foundations – Explore Agriculture Industries and Diversified Agriculture.
  • Agritechnology 1 – Study Agriculture Industries and Diversified Agriculture.
  • Agritechnology 2 – Prepare Leaders in Agriculture Industries
  • Communications 1 – Develop Interpersonal & Leadership Skills
  • Communications 2 – Prepare Leaders in Ag Communications & Marketing
  • Senior Directed Study – Practice Agribusiness Skills & Entrepreneurship Skills

Industry Certifications:

  • General Ag Certified Technician

Skills Taught:

  • Ag Safety
  • Irrigation
  • Row Cropping
  • Citrus
  • Horticulture
  • Cattle
  • Welding
  • Craftsmanship
  • Leadership