Public Service Academy


Program of Emphasis

The Winter Springs High School Public Service Academy, committed to shaping the future leaders of our community, is dedicated to preparing students for post-secondary education and impactful careers in public service. Our academy, characterized by strategic community partnerships and a human service mindset, provides students with a well-rounded education encompassing three distinctive program pathways: Criminal Justice Operations, Emergency Planning and Response, and Principles of Teaching. Through these pathways, students gain invaluable real-world knowledge, skills, and experiences, ensuring they are equipped for success in any direction they choose to pursue. This comprehensive approach sets the stage for our students to emerge as capable and versatile leaders, ready to contribute meaningfully to the diverse landscape of public service.

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CRIMINAL JUSTICE OPERATIONS Corrections, Detective, Police Officer, FBI Agent, Forensic Scientist, Lawyer, Security, Victim Advocate, Forensic Accountant


EMERGENCY PLANNING AND REPONSE Dispatcher, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Homeland Security, Disaster Recovery Coordinator, Crisis Counselor, Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, Control Room Operator, Security Officer


PRINCIPLES OF TEACHING Teacher, Tutor, School Counselor, Preschool Director, Psychologist, Career Counselor, Curriculum Designer, Social Worker, Sports Coach

The Public Service Academy is offered at Winter Springs High School as a Program of Emphasis and has transfer options available.

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