Career and Technical Education (CTE) of St. Johns County

Flagler Health+ Academy of Medical and Health Careers

This Academy introduces students to various careers in the medical and health fields. Students take courses which include Allied Health Assisting, Emergency Medical Responder, and EKG Technician to prepare for a future career in the healthcare industry. They will gain valuable hospital experience by completing clinical experiences at Flagler Hospital during their junior year. Participants in the academy will become certified in CPR. Students also have the opportunity to earn college credits through dual enrollment or advance placement course work that can be used towards St. Johns River State College’s nursing, radiology and respiratory programs or that can be transferred to a university.


PMHS, in partnership with Flagler Hospital, is dedicated to inspiring a passion in students for pursuing health and medical careers.

Program of Study

Academy News

May 27, 2021

Inspired by the SkillsUSA Signing Day event that began in 2019, Pedro Menendez High School celebrated 24 top-tier senior academy students on May 13th.  Much like an athletic signing day, this event allowed academy seniors to sign their letters of intent to post-secondary training programs or the workforce.  Students committed to nursing programs, collegiate schools …

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December 9, 2020

The Health Science 3 class is preparing for their EKG certification exam, that is coming up soon. The students are learning how to treat a patient properly, place their electrodes, and adhere to health and safety protocols. The students created videos of themselves administering an entire EKG exam on classmates or mannequins. In these videos, …

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September 30, 2020

Pedro Menendez High School, with a lot of help from the St. Johns County School District and Auld & White Constructors, made renovations to two of their academy classrooms over the summer.  The Flagler Hospital Academy of Medical and Health Careers updated both classrooms and their joint lab space.  The FMAEF Academy of Architecture and …

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September 30, 2020

Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors of the Pedro Menendez High School Flagler Hospital Academy of Medical and Health Careers hosted a COVID-19 Informational Fair last week.  Students developed booths with valuable information about how to help students manage the difficulties that go along with dealing with COVID-19.  Booths included how to properly fit and wear masks …

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May 9, 2019

Students in the Flagler Hospital Academy of Medical & Health Careers spent the day at Hartley Elementary teaching 4th grade students healthy lifestyle habits.  Members of the academy and HOSA club researched healthy lifestyles and created visual and interactive displays for the elementary students.  The program was set up in a health fair format where …

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Pedro Menendez High School

600 State Road 206 West
St. Augustine, FL 32086
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