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Criminal Justice, Law and Career Academy
Kathleen High School
1100 Red Devil Way
Lakeland, FL  33815

Phone:  (863) 499-2655

Areas of Interest:  Criminal Justice, Legal


The Criminal Justice, Law and Career Academy, Inc., a school-within-a-school, located at Kathleen High School provides a unique educational opportunity for interested high school students to explore these and other career areas.

  • Accounting
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Attorney
  • Bailiff or Detention Officer
  • Crime Scene Technician
  • FBI Special Agent
  • FDLE Agent
  • Florida Fish & Wildlife Officer
  • Latent Print Examiner
  • Private Investigator/Security
  • Purchasing
  • State Fire Marshal
  • U. S. Customs Agent
  • U. S. Marshal
  • Warrant Processing

Senior Year

Legal Administrative Specialist students will enter the OJT program to intern in the legal field after school.

Paralegal students will enter the dual enrollment program to complete the AS degree in paralegal studies or BS degree in legal studies.

Lawyer students may take one higher-level law elective in their senior year or enter into dual enrollment.

Real Estate students will take a real estate elective in their senior year.