Academies and Pathways
27 Opportunities

CTE's 27 Opportunities

Career & Technical Education's 27 Opportunities include 8 Academies and 19 Pathways.

The ideal student for Academies has a strong interest and willingness to commit themselves to being immersed into four years of intense learning experiences, within unique industry standard facilities. Pathways and Academies allow experiences to occur for the RIGHT student, for the RIGHT reason, in the RIGHT program. 
CTE Academy/Pathway Request 

Priority request ends January 15, 2019. You can still apply after this date, but spots will be limited.



Academy Handbook





Agricultural Design and Fabrication
Agricultural Design and Fabrication
Education and Coaching
Education and Coaching
Agricultural Sciences
Agricultural Sciences
Emergency Medical Technician
Emergency Medical Technician
Architectural Design
Architectural Design
Engineering Dynamics
Engineering Dynamics
Aviation and Aeronautics Academy
Aviation and Aeronautics Academy 
Eaton High School
Floral Design
Floral Design
Biomedical Sciences Academy
Biomedical Sciences Academy     
Byron Nelson High School
Health Sciences
Health Sciences
Business Administration
Business Administration
Information Technology
Information Technology
Business Management and Entrepreneurship Academy
Business Management and Entrepreneurship Academy 
Eaton High School
Interior Design
Interior Design
Collegiate Academy Collegiate Academy 
Steele Accelerated High School
Investment Banking and Finance
Investment Banking and Finance
Cosmetology Academy
Cosmetology Academy     
Steele Accelerated High School
Marketing Dynamics
Marketing Dynamics
Counseling and Mental Health
Counseling and Mental Health 
Microsoft Master
Microsoft Master
Creative Media Production Academy
Creative Media Production Academy     
Northwest High School
Software Design and Development
Software Design and Development
Culinary Arts and Hospitality Academy
Culinary Arts and Hospitality Academy
Byron Nelson High School
STEM Academy
STEM Academy     
Northwest High School
Digital Media
Digital Media
Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Medicine
Early Childhood Development
Early Childhood Development
   






The Northwest Independent School District offers career and technical education programs in Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources, Architecture & Construction, Arts, A/V Technology & Communications, Business Management & Administration, Education & Training, Finance, Health Science, Human Services, Information Technology, Law, Marketing, STEM, Technology Applications/Information Technology, and Transportation, Distribution & Logistics. Admission to these programs is based on open enrollment for all pathways. School of choice academies require additional requests.

It is the policy of the Northwest Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or handicap in its vocational 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.

It is the policy of the Northwest Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, handicap, or age in its employment practices as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.

The Northwest Independent School District 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 the Title IX Coordinator, Kim Barker, at kbarker@nisdtdx.org, 817-215-0004, and/or the Section 504 Coordinator, Dr. Suzie McNeese, at smcneese@nisdtx.org, 817-215-0982.


Northwest Independent School District ofrece programas de educación técnica y vocacional en Agricultura, Alimentos y Recursos Naturales, Arquitectura y Construcción, Artes, Tecnología A/V y Comunicaciones, Administración y Administración de Empresas, Educación y Capacitación, Finanzas, Ciencias de la Salud, Servicios Humanos, Tecnología de la Información, Derecho, Marketing, STEM, Tecnología Aplicaciones/Información Tecnología y Transporte, Distribución y Logística. La admisión a estos programas se basa en la inscripción abierta para todas las vías. Las academias de la escuela de elección requieren solicitudes adicionales.

Es norma de Northwest Independent School District no discriminar en sus programas, servicios o actividades vocacionales por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo o impedimento, tal como lo requieren el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, según enmienda; Título IX de las Enmiendas en la Educación de 1972, y la Sección 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, según enmienda.

Es norma de Northwest Independent School District  no discriminar en sus procedimientos de empleo por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, impedimento o edad, tal como lo requieren el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, según enmienda; Título IX de las Enmiendas en la Educación, de 1972, la ley de Discriminación por Edad, de 1975, según enmienda; y la Sección 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, según enmienda.

Northwest Independent School District tomará las medidas necesarias para asegurar que la falta de habilidad en el uso del inglés no sea un obstáculo para la admisión y participación en todos los programas educativos y vocacionales.

Para información sobre sus derechos o procedimientos de quejas, comuníquese con el Coordinador del Título IX, Kim Barker, en kbarker@nisdtx.org, 817-215-0004, y/o el Coordinador de la Sección 504, Dr. Suzie McNeese, at smcneese@nisdtx.org, 817-215-0982.