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Health & Human Services Academy


We are committed to improving the world through health and service.


Goals and Benchmarks

Goal 1: Establish a process around FLE's that includes student, faculty and community partner's expectations.



  • By the end of 1st Qtr, 80% of the students will be introduced to Field Learning Experiences (FLE)  in Animal Science and Teaching.

  • By the end of 2nd Qtr, 80% of the students will participate in Field Learning Experiences (FLE)  in Animal Science and Teaching.

  • By the end of 3rd Qtr, 80% of the Academy’s teachers  will have had the chance to build on the Field Learning Experiences (FLE) and collaborate with our business and industry partners to coordinate in-depth learning opportunities.

Goal 2: Develop experiences that have scaffolding.


Goal 3: Choose and develop a plan to address and teach 3 soft/ essential skills: email etiquette, eye contact, introductions, positive attitude, Facebook professionalism, interview techniques


Advisory Board Members




Debra Nickelson

Trillum C

Industry Employer

Kerry Mueller

Wyandotte County Farm Bureau

Industry Employer

To be confirmed

The American Royal Association

Industry Employer

To be confirmed

Dairy Farmers of America

Industry Employer

Tanya Smith

Kansas City Kansas Community College

Postsecondary Education

Dr. Nozella Brown

K-State Research and Extension

Postsecondary Education

Dr. Harold Frye

Baker University

Postsecondary Education

Laura Loyacono

K-State Olathe

Postsecondary Education

Nathan Cushenbery-Andrews

USD 500 – College and Career Coordinator

Washington Academy Staff


USD 500 – Teacher

Washington Academy Staff

Marcie McCray

Washington High School


Joseph McCray

Washington High School







Visual/Performing Arts

Rachel Jefferson

The Historic Northeast - Midtown Association

Civic Community