Welcome to the Sports Careers Academy!
The Sports Careers Academy is a school within a school focused on exposing students to careers in the sports industry, specifically Sports Medicine. Additionally, sports-related themes are woven into academic classes to address students' interests.
Look to this page for announcements and news about the
Sports Careers Academy
Calendar of Events 2011-12
October 13 & 14, 2011: TERM 1 Final Exams
October 17, 2011: TERM 2 Begins
November 11, 2011: Veteran's Day- NO SCHOOL
November 21 and 22, 2011: EGUSD Furlough days- No school
November 23-25, 2010: Thanksgiving Break
December 15 & 16, 2011: TERM 2 Final Exams. Minimum Days
January 2012: Lambda Delta Rho Ski Trip
March 1 & 2, 2012: TERM 3 Final Exams. Minimum Days
March 5, 2012: TERM 4 begins
April 2011: Junior College Tour to California State University, Sacramento- Date and Time TBA
SCA CORE GRADE LEVEL COURSES
SCHOLARS 9: Introduction to character and team building, study skills, and health curriculum.
Introduction to Sports Careers 10: Development of the six character pillars (trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring, citizenship); workplace skills; research and presentation skills; career exploration and guest speakers.
Introduction to Sports Medicine 11: Development of workplace skills; presentation skills, nutrition, assessment of fitness /health level
Exercise Physiology: Development of work place skills; presentation skills; assessment and treatment plan for health/fitness goals; CPR/First Aid certification
Coaching and Leadership: Application of six character pillars in mentoring program and activities; community service; presentation skills; collaborative groups and team building; college and caree awareness and development; college and workplace writing skills; leadership skills