Veterinary Academies


Crystal Lake Veterinary Sciences Pre-Academy

Crystal Lake Middle School


Lead Teacher:  Greg West
Phone:  (863) 499-2970
Fax:  (863) 603-6267

2410 N. Crystal Lake Dr.
Lakeland, FL  33801

Students will learn basic animal care and anatomy. They will also learn about the different veterinary careers and their educational requirements. Students have opportunities for hands-on training and are prepared for a high school academy in agriculture, aquaculture or veterinary sciences.


Lakeland Academy of Veterinary Science

Lakeland High School


Lead Teacher:  Brittany Thornton
Phone:  (863) 499-2900
Fax:  (863) 499-2917

726 Hollingsworth Rd
Lakeland, FL  33801

The Academy of Veterinary Sciences offers students a chance to work one on one with various animals. Courses include anatomy and Physiology, Grooming, Breed Identification, Animal Behavior, and Career Explorations.


Stambaugh Pre-Academies

Stambaugh Middle School


Lead Teacher:  Todd Bennett
Phone:  (863) 965-5494
Fax:  (863) 965-5496

226 N. Main St.
Auburndale, FL  33823

The Stambaugh Middle Pre-Academy is comprised of three exciting tracks; Communications, Culinary, and Veterinary Science.