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Health Sciences Program Pathways is offered at Compass Academy, opened to all students based on availability.

Prepares students to pursue health-related degrees and professions in one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy. Students begin their course of study with Human Anatomy and Physiology, which is highly recommended as the junior science course and Health Occupations. Students can then choose between the Nursing Assistant, Emergency Medical Technician or Pharmacy Technician in Training programs or a science/math course of study. English is included as an option so the class is a ½ day to provide time for internship and clinical experiences.

  • Nursing Assistant 3 trimesters – 2 hour block Grades 11, 12
  • E.M.T. Basic 3 trimesters – 2 hour block Grades 11, 12
  • Pharmacy Tech in Training 3 trimesters – 2 hour block Grades 11, 12
  • Occ Experience – Health Professions Optional Work Experience Grades 11, 12

Students also complete an industry-mentored work-based learning experience and can earn industry certification and college credit.

Helpful Links & Phone Numbers
Compass Academy  208-525-7720
Idaho Falls High School
Skyline High School   208-525-7770
Transportation Dept  208-525-7580



A culture that empowers, instruction that engages and technology that enables.

Phone: 208-525-7500 | 690 John Adams Parkwy, 
Idaho Falls, ID 83401

The district has three focus areas: Literacy, Numeracy and College and Career Readiness.

Our goal is for students to gain mastery in the traditional core subjects of English, Math, Science and Social Studies. We also want them to learn the 21st Century skills of communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity, which will enable them to become lifelong learners and good citizens.