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Summer Med Prep Academy now taking applications

EPISD Summer Med Prep 2019

(HENDERSON MIDDLE SCHOOL -- May 22, 2019) — Attention current EPISD fifth- through seventh-graders! Are you interested in medicine, forensic science and wellness?

Then the EPISD Summer Medical Prep Academy is the place for you!

This free summer program runs Monday through Thursday on June 10-27 at Henderson Middle School, 5505 Robert Alva Ave.  Transportation may be provided from selected middle and elementary school campuses to Henderson.

The Academy is open to all students who were enrolled in grades fifth through seventh in any EPISD school.

During the program, students will solve crimes using DNA and fingerprinting, make artificial skin, build robots that mimic a human hand and improve their health and strength through physical wellness. 

Deadline to register is May 31.

To register, log on to

For more information, call 236-0700.

Story by Gustavo Reveles
Photo by Leonel Monroy