• Program Goals

    The goals of the Paul Laurence Dunbar High School for Health Professionals are that students will:

    • experience a scientifically based, rigorous college-preparatory program that promotes high academic achievement and meets the Maryland Core Learning goals;

    • advance their knowledge of current trends in health care delivery systems and health professions;

    • have access to the most current technologies for academic learning, hands-on laboratory projects, and research and information gathering;

    • graduate from high school prepared for college, employment or both;

    • participate in experiential, project-based learning, within the school and community, based upon the ever-changing, dynamic health care delivery system and health professions; and

    • access, as needed, an array of services (e.g., health care, counseling, college and career awareness, academic assistance) that will provide a network of support services to meet diverse needs.