HHHS Career Academy Mission and Vision
Mission: Provide students with the skills necessary to be successful citizens, employees and leaders in the local community.
Vision: Each graduate from Hunter Huss will have a strong academic and career pathway, with skills to succeed in their path via college, workforce, or military.
Our Academy Model
Family & Human Services
Academic Courses: Foods 1 & 2, Parent & Child, Early Childhood 1 & 2
Current Internship Opportunities: Pleasant Ridge Elementary, First Baptist Daycare, and many local restaurants (135 hours)
Industry Certifications: WorkKeys, ServSafe, First Aid/CPR
Possible Career Path: Chef, Sous Chef, Hotel Managers, Restaurant Managers, Convention Planners, Social Workers, Childcare Workers, Mental Health Counselors
Academic Courses: Core & Sustainable, Construction 1, Construction 2, Manufacturing 1, Manufacturing 2
Current Internship Opportunities: Gastonia Sheet Metal, Roechling, A&E, Dixon, Pharr
Industry Certifications: NCCER, CPT, Workkeys
Possible Career Path: Architects, Carpenters, Technicians, Plumbers, Security & Fire Alarm Systems, Packaging, Processing
Health & Public Service
Academic Courses: Health Team Relations, Health Sciences 1 & 2, Nurse-Aid, Biomedical, Public Safety, EMT 1 & 2, Fire 1,2, and 3
Current Internship Opportunities: Caromont Regional, Belaire Health Center, GEMS, Gastonia Fire Dept
Industry Certifications: WorkKeys, First Aid/CPR, Certified Nursing Assistant, 21/23 Fire Certifications, EMT Basic
Possible Career Path: Nurse, firefighters, paralegals, forensics, EMT, paramedics, criminal investigators
Business & Information Technologies
Academic Courses: Microsoft Word, Excel, Multimedia, Scientific Visualization, Game Art Design, Entrepreneurship, Personal Finance
Industry Certifications: WorkKeys, MITA A, MITA B, Conover Career Readiness
Possible Career Path:Graphic Designers, Editors, Technical Writers, Photographers, Human Resources, Public Relations, Bookkeeping, Accounting.