Academy of Architecture, Construction, and Engineering


Phone:  (863) 534-7400

1270 S Broadway Ave
Bartow, FL  33830

Areas of Interest:   

The Bartow Academy of Architecture, Construction, and Engineering (ACE) focuses its educational efforts on the labor force of construction related industries in and around Polk County. Currently the academy has three tracks to prepare students for entry level employment or advanced training in the construction and manufacturing trades. Students are encouraged, but not required, to take courses in multiple tracks when their schedules allow for a broader understanding of the interconnectivity between the three tracks Engineering, Construction, and Architecture.


Bartow Culinary Academy


Phone:  (863) 534-7400

1270 S Broadway Ave
Bartow, FL  33830

Areas of Interest:  Culinary

The Bartow Culinary Academy, is a nationally accredited model academy, which provides the opportunity to learn culinary fundamentals in taste, presentation and cooking technique. It will allow for experience in the kitchen as well as all aspects of cost control, safety and sanitation, nutrition, and kitchen management. Working at a school-based catering/restaurant setting provides many learning opportunities. Students are involved in catering experiences in school and around the county, providing them with real-world experiences in the culinary industry.


Bartow High Digital Design and Digital Multimedia


Phone:  (863) 534-7400

1270 S Broadway Ave
Bartow, FL  33830

Areas of Interest:  Graphic Design, Video Production

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!


Bartow Medical and Fire Academy


Phone:  (863) 534-7400

1270 S Broadway Ave
Bartow, FL  33830

Areas of Interest:  Medical, Firefighting

This program starts with Medical skills or Principles of Public Safety for 9th grade. Students then decide if they want to continue on a Medical or Firefighting track or both. Students then advance thru the courses to ultimately leave with certifications in Nursing, Home Health Aide, EKG Tech, Emergency Medical Responder and/or Firefighting.


Criminal Justice Academy


Phone:  (863) 534-7400

1270 S Broadway Ave
Bartow, FL  33830

Areas of Interest:  Criminal Justice

The Bartow Senior Criminal Justice Academy, is a multi-year program. Upon graduation, students will have the necessary skills and certifications for employment or continued education in the criminal justice industry. Students will explore academic and career information in law enforcement, courts and corrections. Additionally, students will have the opportunity to take part in mock trials and police explorer programs. The academy also includes a dual enrollment class, allowing students to earn college credit while still enrolled in high school.


iGrow


Phone:  (863) 534-7400

1270 S Broadway Ave
Bartow, FL  33830

Areas of Interest:  Agriscience

The iGrow Agriculture Academy, helps students develop competencies in a variety of areas of agriculture. Students are introduced to concepts demonstrating the diversity and importance of agriculture in Florida, in areas such as horticulture, animal husbandry, forestry, agritechnology, and agribusiness. IGrow Academy also enjoys a partnership with Summerlin Academy in the Equestrian Program, where students learn equation through the Dressage discipline of training and riding. Students will gain an understanding of the environmental principles that govern our natural resources, and be exposed to a variety of career opportunities in agriculture business and technology. Students learn from hands-on activities, work in the classroom, and also through the largest student-run organization in the world, the FFA.