We are pleased to inform you of an outstanding high school program in RUSD.  Housed at Arlington High School, Project Lead the Way Biomedical Sciences Pathway will begin its fourth year in the 2019-20 school year. This program is directed towards incoming freshman, but current Arlington freshmen may also apply. If your student is interested in pursuing a career in medicine, or is curious about biomedical research and innovation, this program is the perfect fit.

    The rigorous and relevant four-course PLTW Biomedical Science sequence allows students to investigate the roles of biomedical professionals as they study the concepts of human medicine, physiology, genetics, microbiology, and public health. Students engage in activities such as investigating the death of a fictional person to learn content in the context of real-world cases. They examine the structures and interactions of human body systems and explore the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease, all while working collaboratively to understand and design solutions to the most pressing health challenges of today and the future.

    From nausea to neuroscience, from fevers to forensics, the ever-advancing world of medicine spans from the common to the exceptional. The biomedical field has never been for the faint of heart or mind. However, countless professionals are relied on daily to ensure our physical, mental, and emotional health. The students of today will take the place of those professionals tomorrow, and they will need to be ready to respond to health challenges of the future – many that do not even exist today.

This website serves as a place for you to stay up to date and informed about everything going on with the Biomedical Science Program!

Recent Announcements

  • Deadline Extension! Greetings Students and Parents,We would like to inform you that we are extending the deadline to apply to the Biomedical Science Program until March 8th. Counselors and student representatives ...
    Posted Feb 25, 2019, 10:59 AM by Reid Harrison
  • Biomedical Science Program Info Night & Orientation Greetings, Please join us on Tuesday, December 11th for an informational session for prospective and current students. This event will serve as a time for future 9th graders to hear ...
    Posted Dec 3, 2018, 12:10 PM by Reid Harrison
  • Application Window OPEN for 2019-20 school year Greetings! The Biomedical Science Program is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year. Students should fill out the application completely, and make sure to include the email addresses ...
    Posted Nov 1, 2018, 10:20 AM by Reid Harrison
  • Application Deadline EXTENSION Greetings,We have decided to extend the application deadline until the end of March. The counselors at Arlington have been visiting the middle schools, and we wanted to make sure ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2018, 11:51 AM by Reid Harrison
  • Application Deadline Approaching! Greetings Families and 8th Graders,The deadline for applying to the Arlington High School Biomedical Science Program is coming soon. We ask that you try to complete you online application ...
    Posted Feb 12, 2018, 10:20 PM by Reid Harrison
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