Hospitality and Tourism Academies


Hospitality and Marketing Academy

Fort Meade Middle/Senior High School


Phone:  (863) 285-1180

700 Edgewood Dr N
Fort Meade, FL  33841

The Hospitality Academy, offers courses in culinary arts for students in 7th - 12th grade. Through the academy students gain knowledge in all aspects of culinary hospitality including health / sanitation basics through final presentation. Students can earn the SafeServe certification along with other areas of interest and have the opportunity to intern at some of the top local attractions including Streamsong and Legoland. The Marketing Academy provides opportunities for our students who have expressed an interest in developing business and technology skills through computer application classes. This program will allow students to gain knowledge and the ability to use business persuasion in branding a product.


Customer Service Academy

Winter Haven High School


Phone:  (863) 291-5330

600 6th St SE
Winter Haven, FL  33880

This academy provides students with the opportunity to develop practical skills across a range of working roles, as well as providing global and local perspectives on travel and tourism, people, environments and economies. Learners gain an overview of the industry, including popular destinations, customer care, working procedures, travel and tourism products and services, and marketing and promotion.