A growing number of school districts in the state is creating career-themed learning programs, or Linking Learning. The program is aimed at providing students with rigorous education, but tailored toward subject matter that is relevant to them.
Here is a list of high schools in the East Bay that provide career-themed opportunities in health care:
Alameda County Fremont -- Irvington High School: Science, Health, Athletics and Psychology Education (SHAPE) Academy Oakland -- LIFE Academy: Health and Bioscience Academy Oakland -- Oakland High School: Public Health and Policy Academy Oakland -- Oakland Technical High School: Health and Biotechnology Academy San Lorenzo -- Arroyo High School: Academy of Health and Medicine
Contra Costa County Antioch -- Dozier-Libbey Medical High School Concord -- Mt. Diablo High School: Medical and Bio-Tech Academy Concord -- Ygnacio Valley High School: Health Science Academy Pinole -- Pinole Valley High School: Health Academy Richmond -- DeAnza Senior High School: Health Sports Medicine Academy Richmond -- Richmond High School: Health Science Academy
Solano County Vallejo -- Jesse M. Bethel High School: Bio Medical Academy Vallejo -- Vallejo High School: Biotechnology Academy
Source: Staff reports