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  • International Baccalaureate Career-Related Programme Academy* 

    *In Candidacy

    Informational Meeting on January 23, 2019

    6:00 - 7:30 PM - Melbourne High School Auditorium

    Application Window: Janaury 8th - February 8th

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  • What is the International Career Academy?

    Student enrollment in the International Career Academy is open to rising 9th grade students interested in developing personal and professional skills necessary to be successful in their future education and career.

    The International Career Academy at Melbourne High School is a Brevard Educational Program Opportunity with the International Baccalaureae Career-Related Programme in the IB World School.  Students not zoned for Melbourne High School apply on the district website.  You can access a link to the district web site by clicking on Home to the left.

    What makes the Academy at MHS unique?

    • Integrates academic and practical learning by developing esential skills
    • Use current technology
    • Earn Industry Certification
    • Relevant experience through Internships and Service Learning
    • Student centered education
    • Earn college credits
    • Earn Bright Futures hours through service learning

    "For students who want to complement traditional learning with the practicality of career-based studies, the IB career-related program could be a good option.  Few educational programs offer the invaluable combination of the theoretical knowledge and real-world application." - US News and World Report

    What Career Pathways are available?

    • Applied Engineering
    • Digital Design
    • International Business (Internship)
    • Web Design
    • Patient Care Assistant
    • Emergency Medical Responder
    • Air Force JROTC
    • Culinary Arts
    • Building Construction

    Every student has the opportunity to earn professional certification in each career pathway above.

    Curriculum Enhancements

    Required within the 4 years of high school

    • Core courses at all levels
    • Elective course choices
    • Career Pathway courses
    • IB Personal & Professional Skills course - taken during Junior and Senior year
      • students develop five core copmpetencies for personal success
    • Two IB courses (4 max) - taken during Junior and Senior year
      • Eligible IB Courses:
        • Psychology SL
        • Film SL
        • Theater SL
        • History SL
        • Biology SL
        • Physics SL
        • Computer Science SL
          • College Credit in each IB course listed is earned through IB Exam Scores

    Interested? have questions? or ready to apply and need assistance?... Please contact the Academy Director Mr. Jake Schweich at: schweich.jacob@brevardschools.org  

    or the Coordinator for the International Baccalaureate: Jennifer Mason Mason.Jennifer@BrevardSchools.org 

  • Join us for an informational meeting on:

    January 23, 2019 - 6:00 - 7:30 PM - Melbourne High School Auditorium

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