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George Jenkins Medical Academy
George Jenkins High School
6000 Lakeland Highlands Road
Lakeland, FL  33813

Phone:  (863) 648-3566

Areas of Interest:  Medical

NCAC Academies


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

George Jenkins Medical Academy Overview

The medical field is among the fastest growing industries today. Registered Nurses are among the top five largest occupations in the nation. George Jenkins High School’s Medical Academy is a multi-year program. Upon graduation, students will have the necessary skills and certifications for employment or continued education in the health care industry.

From taking blood pressures to strapping victims to spine boards, academy students will be provided with up to date industry information. They will be provided the opportunity to help work community events and complete clinical experiences within the industry.

Whatever your plans for the future, joining George Jenkins High School’s Medical Academy will guarantee you a successful future.


  • Electrocardiograph Aide
  • Home Health Aide
  • First Responder (Polk State College Credit Possible)


  • Current enrollment of 240 students grade 9-12
  • 27 students Industry Certified 2010-2011
  • HOSA Regional, State and National Competitors
  • Career Shadowing opportunities with local Healthcare professionals


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