Video Production (Television) Academies

Digital Graphix Academy

Auburndale High School

Phone:  (863) 965-6200 ext. 259

1 Bloodhound Trail
Auburndale, FL  33823

Prepare for a career in areas of promotinal graphics, digital design or TV broadcast while earning industry certifcations inAdobe products such as: Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign and Illustrator. Students will produe the morning news, compete in film festivals and make original films. This program was awarded the Medallion Award from the Sunshine State School Public Relation Association for the student competition that produced our new school district logo and tagline, "Students First.".

Bartow High Digital Design and Digital Multimedia

Bartow High School

Phone:  (863) 534-7400

1270 S Broadway Ave
Bartow, FL  33830

Academy of Design, students have the opportunity to choose between two tracks: Digital Design and Digital Video Production. Students may earn weighted credit for honors courses and industry certifications in Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro, InDesign, and more!

Denison Pre-Academy of Communications Technology

Denison Middle School

Phone:  (863) 291-5353

400 Avenue A. SE
Winter Haven, FL  33880

ACT gives students the opportunity to learn about TV production, graphic design, webpage design, coding and work towards earning ADOBE certification and Microsoft Office Specialist certification. This pre-academy prepares students for Lake Region High School's Imagination Academy and Winter Haven High School's Cyber Security Academy or Microsoft Academy.

Academy of Design and Technology

George Jenkins High School

Phone:  (863) 648-3566

6000 Lakeland Highlands Road
Lakeland, FL  33813

The Academy of Design & Technology, is a nationally accredited model academy, offering a four-year information technology career and professional 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 of a Digital Assistant Designer and/or Film Production Assistant.

Academy of Media Production

Haines City High School

Phone:  (863) 421-3281

2800 Hornet Drive
Haines City, FL  33844

Digital Design Track This program offers skills needed to prepare for further education and careers such as an Assistant Web Designer, a Web Designer, and Senior Web Designer in the Information Technology career cluster. Web Development Track This program offers to prepare for further education and careers in the Arts, A/V Technology and Communication career cluster. It provides technical skills and occupation-specific skills with knowledge of all aspects of the Arts, A/V Technology and Communication career cluster.

Polk Academy of Business and Technology

Lake Gibson High School

Phone:  (863) 853-6100

7007 N. Socrum Loop Road
Lakeland, FL  33809

The mission of the Polk Academy of Business & Technology, in cooperation with parents and the community, is to provide all students training in specialized technology courses while preparing them for post-secondary studies and to enter the workforce of tomorrow. The focus of the Academy is on building a solid foundation of academic skills while instilling responsibility, interpersonal skills, and work ethics. The teachers incorporate teamwork, leadership, and communication skills within English, Economics, and technology classes.

Lake Gibson Middle Media Design

Lake Gibson Middle School

Phone:  (863) 853-6151

6901 N. Socrum Loop Rd.
Lakeland, FL  33809

Lake Gibson Middle School's award winning Video Production Team is responsible for producing a daily news program, "The Shark Zone." Students are responsible for developing show ideas, writing scripts, creating graphics, operating cameras and editing shows, stories and segments. Students work on Apple computers and use the programs Final Cut Pro, Motion and Garageband.

Multimedia Communications Academy

Lakeland High School

Phone:  (863) 499-2900

726 Hollingsworth Rd
Lakeland, FL  33801

The academy is focused on exposing students to forms of technology that are standard for industries including business, web, video, and print production. Students apply skills they've learned to real world projects including production of a weekly news show "S2N", the Highlander Yearbook, and Bagpipe Newsmagazine. Students may focus on building their skills in computers and Microsoft Office programs, delve into coding via web and game design, or specialize in one or more of our journalism focused areas video and print production.

Lakeland Highlands Media Design Pre-Academy

Lakeland Highlands Middle School

Phone:  (863) 648-3500

740 Lake Miriam Dr
Lakeland, FL  33813

The Media Design Pre-Academy, provides hands on learning exoeriences using modern day software programs and equipment focusing on the modern communications and design. Students are challenged to manipulate text, data, and images generating products that incorporate a multimedia approach communications to include graphic design, animations, video and text editing, and digital special effects.

Seminole Pre-Media Design Academy

Southwest Middle School

Phone:  (863) 499-2840

2815 Eden Parkway
Lakeland, FL  33803

The Seminole Pre-Media Design Academy, is designed to provide students with experience in the area of video broadcasting and film production. Students will gain knowledge in the areas of pre-production, production and post-production phases of media design using professional equipment and software. Students will enhance communication and collaborative skills as they utilize their skills to create polished video production segments and full broadcast news shows.

ROCCom-Tenoroc Communications Academy

Tenoroc High School

Phone:  (863) 614-9183

4905 Saddle Creek Road
Lakeland, FL  33801

Enter a career creating visual and multimedia elements used in everyday life. Design and create movies, daily news segments, documentaries, music videos, posters, flyers, websites, the school's yearbook and newspaper, bogs, digital portfolios and more. Learn how to market products in today's digital economy and obtain industry certifications in Adobe Animate, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, InDesign, Illustrator and PremierPro. Student and business-driven projects are used to build digital portfolios for college and job opportunities.

Westwood Communications Pre-Academy

Westwood Middle School

Phone:  (863) 965-5484

3520 Avenue J. N.W.
Winter Haven, FL  33881

Lights-Camera-Action! Video production is a fun and fast paced industry that is growing and expanding every day! This class is designed to provide students with artistic, creative ad historical background in the fields of video, broadcasting and film production. Students will be provided instruction and training in pre-production, production and post production phases of project development using professional equipment and software.