Weatherford High School

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Career & Technical Education (CTE) » Career and Technical Education (CTE)

Career and Technical Education (CTE)

Welcome to the WHS Career and Technical Education Department Website!
 
Connecting high school education to workforce needs and post-secondary education is important to student success in the global community and our CTE Department provides skills and training that help prepare students for their futures. As our highly qualified instructors teach through the lens of their industry focus, our students can reach their aspirations. We offer all 16 Career Clusters which include courses in the following areas:
 
Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Hospitality and Tourism
Architecture and Construction Human Services
Arts, AV Technology and Communications Information Technology
Business Management and Administration Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
Education and Training Manufacturing
Finance Marketing
Government and Public Administration Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Health Science Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
 
We provide access to Career Cruising, a program designed to help guide students to careers they might like as well as helping students plan for their future. Students can research careers, colleges and jobs, create resumes, upload awards, service hours and any documents they like creating a portfolio they can access at any time! The ccPathfinder component encourages high school students to think about the impact their studies have on achieving their future goals.

Access Career Cruising Now!
www.careercruising.com
Username: roos-lunch ID #
Password:  first initial last initial lunch ID #
 
CTE Motto:  "Making Today Count for Tomorrow's Success"
 

Mission Statement: As the faculty and staff of WHS CTE and as promoters of career exploration, we will foster student success, build positive relationships, and encourage student participation as lifelong learners in a positive learning environment.

Goals
  1. Foster STAAR success for Career and Technology students.
  2. Increase Student enrollment in Career and Technical Education courses.
  3. Increase the % of students that receive a national/state license or certificate recognized by business standards.
  4. Carl Perkins funds will continue to be utilized within the federal guidelines.

 
 
 
WISD Public Notification of Nondiscrimination
in Career and Technology (Vocational) Education Programs
 
It is the policy of the Weatherford ISD not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or handicap in its career & technology (vocational) education programs, services, or activities as required by 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.
Weatherford ISD offers Career and Technology Education programs in: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources; Architecture & Construction; Arts, A/V Technology, and Communication; Business, Management & Administration; Education & Training; Finance; Health Science; Hospitality & Tourism; Human Services; Information Technology; Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security; Marketing Sales & Services; Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics; Transportation, Distribution & Logistics.  Admission to these programs is based on interest and aptitude, age appropriateness, and class space available.Weatherford ISD will take steps to assure that lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in all educational and vocational programs.For information about your rights or grievance procedures, contact Monty Chapman, Director of Human Resources, at 1100 Longhorn Dr., 817-598-2836.
Notificación Pública del distrito escolar de Weatherford de no discriminación en sus programas educativos vocacionales en carrera y tecnología
 Es política del distrito escolar de Weatherford no discriminar por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo o discapacidad, en los programas, servicios o actividades vocacionales, tal como lo requiere el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, según enmienda; el Título IX de las Enmiendas en la Educación, de 1972, y la Sección 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, según enmienda. El distrito escolar de Weatherford ofrece programas vocacionales en  Agricultura; Alimentos & Recursos Naturales; Arquitectura & Construcción; Negocios; Gerencia & Administración; Educación & Entrenamiento; Ciencias de la Salud; Servicios Humanos; Leyes, Seguridad Publica, Correccionales & Seguridad.  La admisión a estos programas se basa en interés y aptitud, edad apropiada, y espacio disponible en la clase. El distrito escolar de Weatherford tomará las medidas necesarias para asegurar que la falta de habilidad en el uso del idioma inglés no sea un obstáculo para la admisión y participación en todos los programas educativos y vocacionales. Para más información sobre sus derechos o procedimientos para quejas, comuníquese con Monty Chapman, administración y  recursos humanos, al 1100 Longhorn Dr., 817-598-2836.