Fashion Academies

The Dogwoods

Frostproof Middle/Senior High School

Phone:  (863) 635-7809

1000 N Palm Ave
Frostproof, FL  33843

The Dogwoods, provides students at FHS the opportunity to design and create a vast array of stylish, fashionable, up to date household items, accessories and personal attire while also embellishing and personalizing ready to wear and handmade items. While concentrating on original custom made designs, students will learn multiple facets of fashion design including entrepreneurship.


Lakeland High School

Phone:  (863) 499-2906

726 Hollingsworth Rd
Lakeland, FL  33801

The Style! LHS Fashion Academy, is a unique opportunity for students interested in all aspects of Fashion Design. Students acquire knowledge in design, computer based patternmaking and entreneurship. Students may qualify for the Florida Gold Seal Scholarship while enrolled in this academy.

Studio 21

Winter Haven High School

Phone:  (863) 291-5330

600 6th St Se
Winter Haven, FL  33880

Studio 21, is an academy of four courses in fashion design services. Students learn basic skills for working in design services, leadership and organizational skills, basic principles of design, textile characteristics and care, employability skills, relationship of human factors to design services, safe use of tools and equipment, selection of appropriate materials, terminology of the apparel industry, garment construction skills, researching history and culture's effect on design, sketching and free hand drawing, use of technology in the fashion industry, clothing needs for special populations, and creation of an original pattern. The final course focuses on five specialty areas of Fashion Design Services: Window Display, Fashion Design Assistant, Tailor's Assistant, Personal Shopper, and Stylist.