Internships, Pre-Apprenticeships, and Academies


    Students with questions about any of the following CTE information should contact Elaine Weidenhammer, Career Development Coordinator, in the School Counseling Office.


    • RISING SENIORS ONLY - Internship. Requires 2 CTE courses completed in the same career cluster.  Application required.

    • RISING SENIORS - Pre-Apprenticeship. Perfect for the student who desires a hands-on type of position.  Get paid while you are in school for a 2-year Associates Degree.

    • RISING 11th & 12th - Academies are located at each high school.  Complete list of academies by school is available by clicking here.

      • Porter Ridge High School has the Culinary Arts (Prerequisite: Foods II) and Vet Tech (Prerequisite: Animal Science II) Academies.

      • CATA has the Automotive Service and Collision Repair Academy.  (Prerequisite: Introduction to Automotive Service)

      • Cosmetic Science - Available for rising 11th grade students, who must apply asap.  Open House will be in the Spring of 2019, so check back for dates and times.