A Look Inside Animal Health

Welcome to Animal Health Academy - Est. 2009

  • The Animal Health Academy is located at Olathe North High School.

    Conservation. Veterinary Medicine. Research.

    Who We Are:

    Animal Health Academy logo Discover the opportunities available in one of the region’s fastest growing industries through a unique partnership with industry business and higher education partners like The Kansas City Zoo, Mahaffie Farmstead, Shor-Line, Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism, and K-State Olathe. Students in this four-year program:

    • Prepare for college through rigorous animal health coursework.
    • Learn about animal anatomy, physiology, and taxonomy.
    • Learn about conservation and management of wild animal species.
    • Learn about the use of animals in agriculture and industry.
    • Gain hands-on experience with animals through field trips and summer camps.
    • Network with animal health professionals throughout the state and region.

    What We Do:

    • Participate in hands-on research in the lab and through optional summer field experiences
    • Partner with educational and industry leaders in the fields of research and animal science
    • Engage in rigorous coursework only offered to Animal Health Academy students, including Animal Health Investigations, Environmental Conservation, Microbiology, Animal Science, Wildlife Biology, and Zoology
    • Contact information: email AnimalHealth@olatheschools.org or call 913-780-7140

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