NEW VISIONS CONNECTIONS: HEALTH CAREERS
9890 Grade 12 4 credits
Each New Visions program runs daily for approximately 6 periods and students are responsible for their own transportation to the program sites. Each program includes English IV and Social Studies 12 curriculum. Participation in these programs is determined via an application and interview process. Applications are due March 1 of the junior year. See your counselor for a packet.
The Connections: Health Related Careers Program gives honors-level high school seniors the opportunity to observe careers in many allied health areas through a mentor relationship with a practicing professional. This 4 credit program includes “Anatomy, Physiology and Disease”, “Health Core/Internship”, “English 12” and “Social Studies: Participation in Government & Economics”. Each of these 1 credit courses is integrated into the curriculum. Students spend approximately four hours each day at a designated hospital site taking course work and observing all aspects of health careers. Taught at the Buffalo General Medical Campus, Millard Fillmore Suburban & Veteran's Administration Hospitals.