Career and Technical Education

Mission

To prepare students for career pathways in the global marketplace by offering hands-on learning, post-secondary credits and industry recognized certifications. 

Vision

Students will gain technical skills, enabling them to be lifelong learners and productive citizens in our world economy. 

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Registering for next year's courses?  Meet the CTE Instructors at each high school and learn what they teach.

CATS
Lake Norman HS
North Iredell HS
South Iredell HS
Statesville HS
West Iredell HS


CTE GOALS FOR 2020-2021

  • 75% of the CTE students will be proficient on the CTE Post-assessments.

  • English Language Arts, Mathematics and Science standards will be reinforced through CTE instruction to increase academic attainment measures.

  • Increase the number of students obtaining the Career Readiness Credential silver and above and provide access for obtaining other industry-recognized credentials.

  • Allow equitable opportunities for CTE students to have engaging, personalized learning experiences through work-based learning activities and Career and Technical Student Organizations.

  • Provide innovative,  professional development and individual support for CTE teachers that are aligned to curriculum standards, instructional best practices, and technologically integrated.

See how CTE prepares learners for their futures while closing the skills gap for employers across the country.