W. Neal Kocurek Lanier High School Health Science Institute

Courses Offered

Principles of Health Science

Health Science

Health Science Practicum

Pharmacy Tech Practicum

Fitness Trainer Practicum

Anatomy and Physiology


Certifications Offered

Pharmacy Technician

Certified Nursing Aide

Personal Trainer


Welcome to our school!  We are a Health Science Technology Program in the Career and Technology Education department at Lanier High School.  Our goal is to provide a quality education and career opportunities for all students and prepare the next generation of health care professionals.  We offer career ready certifications for Pharmacy Technicians, Certified Nurse Aides and Personal Trainers.  Enrollment is open to any student at Lanier High School or any Austin Independent School District student that is going to a school that does not have a Health Science program.  Go Vikings!


Ryan Hopkins



(512) 414-2514


Ryan Cengel MA RD LD CPT

Health Science Technology Instructor


Class: (512) 841-7376 Cell: (773) 733-6975

Elizabeth Rodriguez RN

Health Science Technology Instructor


Class: 512-414-7444

Lisa Vaughan

Health Science Technology Instructor




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Congratulations to Lanier's four St. David's Foundation Neal Kocurek Scholarship winners for 2015.

Sania Razzak- Attending UT next year for premed Biology
Abigail Torres- Attending UT next year for premed Biochemistry
Myat May- Attending UTSA next year for Biology
Kimberly Corona- Attending UT next year for premed Biochemistry

Each of the students will receive $7,500 per year for up to 8 years of college and a professional mentor to guide them through college and into the world of health care. Myat May will also receive the Alfred A King Award through the St. David's Foundation which is given to only two students in all of Central Texas and offers an additional $2,000 per year.

That's up to a 1/4 million dollars in scholarships for these amazing students! .All four plan to become medical doctors. Go Vikings!

Lanier High School Mission Statement

Lanier High School is committed to a culture of academic excellence with a tradition grounded in respect, responsibility, and pride.





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Lanier High School 1201 Payton Gin RD, Austin, TX | 512-414-2514


"It is the policy of the Austin Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or handicap in its educational and career and technical education programs, services, or activities as required by the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended."




Remember, if the High School  that you are zoned to go to does not have Health Science classes and you want to take them, you can request a transfer to Lanier to participate in our program!!