Career & Technical Education

Career and Technical Education enables students to get a head start on their future by participating in hands-on, real-world experiences that prepare them for high-wage, high-skill, and high-demand careers.  Students also have the opportunity to earn industry- recognized certifications.

Career Academies

Huntsville City Schools offers over eighteen Career & Technical Education Academies.  Please see details below to learn more about each academy.

Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSO's) are an integral part of the career readiness programs.  Students are strongly encouraged to join the student organization affiliated with their chosen career readiness program.  CTSO's include DECAFBLAFCCLAHOSASkillsUSAGreenpower USA, and CyberPatriot.

Middle School Career & Technical Education

Please see the document below for more information about these courses.

Middle School Career & Technical Education

Individual High School Academies

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Mr. Zac McWhorter
Career & Technical Education Director
Office: 256-963-9826
Location: Chapman Middle
Please park/enter via the main middle school entrance closest to the digital sign.