Provide students with a general overview
of Agriculture, Food and Natural
Resources cluster, which contains five
pathways - Power, Structure and
Technical Systems; Environmental and
Natural Resources Systems; Animal
Systems; Plant Systems; and Agribusiness
Arts program trains students to be
skilled artisans in the trade
industries. Students in this
program will understand the skills,
methods and practices necessary to
become a successful educated artisan.
They will develop proficiency in a
Building Arts Trade attained through
work in the classroom and workshop, and
demonstrate mastery of architectural
design and art history.
Commerce & Information Technology
This program is designed to allow
students to learn from a variety of
programs including Business Technology
Applications, Personal Finance, Law in
Society, Multimedia Design,
Business/Workforce Essentials, CO-OP &
Computer based modules and hands-on
activities which familiarize students
with the six branches of technology.
These branches include energy and power,
manufacturing, construction and
Students learn from a variety of
programs including an Introduction to
Cosmetology, Nail Care, Nail Art, and an
Introduction to Spa Techniques.
In the culinary classroom, you will
learn cooking techniques, skills and
terms used by chefs. Culinary
students wear chef uniforms while
cooking in a restaurant style kitchen.
Students learn to serve in a
restaurant-style dining room. The
best part? Culinary students eat
what they cook!
Family & Consumer
Lead the Way (PLTW) Engineering is more than
just another high school engineering program. It
is about applying engineering, science, math,
and technology to solve complex, open-ended
problems in a real-world context. Students focus
on the process of defining and solving a
This course provides students the
opportunity to learn essential life
skills. It allows them to develop
skills in food and nutrition, childcare
and safety, environmental design,
clothing construction and style,
consumerism, family relationships,
personal responsibility and job-related
tasks. Student organizations (FCCLA)
is an integral part of the course.
Graphic Arts Technology is a wide range
of printing and publishing occupations
since printing is expanding into a
high-tech industry merging computer
technology with production.
Health Science is for students who have
or may have an interest in health care.
Students who wish to pursue a career in
one of the many health care careers will
be interested in Health Science.
They will gain knowledge that will
prepare them for entry level jobs in the
health care field.
12 For Life
In Welding, Construction and
Construction Engineering, the student
learns about putting things together.
The student uses a welding torch, saws
of all types, and special tools to find
angles & measurements.
12 for Life seeks to instill in
students the belief that, if they
complete a full 12 years of education,
they will have better lives. By
combining traditional classroom
instruction with jobs inside a real
manufacturing plant, the unique
partnership between Southwire Company
and the Florence City School System
ensures students receive a balanced
Internships and Apprenticeships
Florence City Schools has partnered with
many local and regional businesses to
offer our students many internship &
CO-OP opportunities. Learn more
about how your business can partner with
Florence City Schools and benefit from
the knowledge of our students.