St. Lucie West Centennial High School Career Academy Programs provide students with a carefully planned program of study throughout high school. Our programs correlate course work with career goals. Students prepare for the future job market and choose a career-oriented program of study. Students must complete three courses in one academy in order to qualify for the Gold Seal and/or scholarships.

Academy of Accounting and Finance

Finance & Business Technology
• Accounting 1, 2, & 3
• Financial Operations
• Financial Internship or OJT

Academy of Communication and Multimedia Technology
• Digital Information Technology
• Digital Design I – III
• Game and Simulation
• TV Production I – VI

Mrs. M. Lewis
(772) 344-4425

Academy of Culinary Operations
• Culinary Operations I
• Culinary Operation II/III
• Culinary Operations IV/V
• Culinary Operations VI and OJT

Calvin Lewis, ProStart Teacher of the Year
(772) 344-4438
Christina Gedke-Balaschak
(772) 344-4411

Chef Calvin Lewis was nominated by two of his fellow ProStart instructors who view his culinary arts program as a model for ProStart. According to his nominators, Calvin’s hands-on approach and mentoring skills are outstanding. They are evident in his student’s abilities to get the job done. He is a true inspiration to all ProStart teachers; always willing to assist in any situation.

Academy of Medical Science
• Medical Skills
• Health Science I
• Health Science II
• Allied Health Assisting III
• First Responder
• Health Co-op OJT

Academy of Early Childhood
• Early Childhood I
• Early Childhood II
• Early Childhood III/IV

Academy of Criminal Justice
• Criminal Justice Operations I
• Criminal Justice Operations II
• Criminal Justice Operation III
• Principles of Public Service

Mrs. S. Oliveira
(772) 344-8422
Ms. Baumgarten
(772) 344-8413

Academy of Naval JROTC
• Naval Science I – IV