Academies and Pathways
Academies and Pathways

CTE's Programs of Study

Career & Technical Education's Programs of Study include 7 Academies and 16 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.
Academy Information Video 2020


 



Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
Health Science
Animal Science
Animal Science
Formerly known as Veterinary Medicine
Healthcare Diagnostics
Healthcare Diagnostics
Formerly known as Emergency Medical Technician
Applied Agricultural Engineering
Applied Agricultural Engineering
Formerly known as Agricultural Design and Fabrication
Healthcare Therapeutic
Healthcare Therapeutic
Formerly known as Health Sciences
Plant Science
Plant Science
Formerly known as Floral Design
Hospitality and Tourism
Architecture and Construction Culinary Arts and Hospitality Academy
Culinary Arts and Hospitality Academy
Located at Byron Nelson HS
Architectural Design
Architectural Design Human Services
Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
Cosmetology Academy
Cosmetology Academy
Located at Steele AHS
Creative Media Production Academy Creative Media Production Academy  
Located at Northwest HS
Family and Community Services
Family and Community Services
Formerly known as Counseling and Mental Health
Design and Multimedia Arts
Design and Multimedia Arts
Formerly known as Digital Media
Information Technology
Digital Communications
Digital Communications
Formerly known as Digital Media
Networking Systems Networking Systems
Formerly known as Information Technology
Business, Marketing, and Finance Manufacturing
Accounting and Financial Services
Accounting and Financial Services
Formerly known as Investment Banking and Finance
Advanced Manufacturing Machinery Mechanics Advanced Manufacturing Machinery Mechanics
Formerly known as Engineering Dynamics
BME Academy
Business Management and
Entrepreneurship Academy
 
Located at VR Eaton HS
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Business Management
Business Management
Formerly known as Business Administration
Biomedical Sciences Academy
Biomedical Sciences Academy
Located at Byron Nelson HS
Education and Training Programming and Software Development
Programming and Software Development
Formerly known as Software Design and Development
Early Childhood Development Early Learning
Formerly known as Early Childhood Development 
STEM Academy
STEM Academy
Located at Northwest HS
Teaching and Training Teaching and Training
Formerly known as Education and Coaching
Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
    Aviation and Aeronautics Academy
Aviation and Aeronautics Academy
Located at VR Eaton HS




Northwest Independent School District Career & Technical Education Non-Discrimination Notice

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 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, Mary Seltzer, at mseltzer@nisdtdx.org, 817-215-0968, and/or the Section 504 Coordinator, Victoria Cole, at victoria.cole@nisdtx.org, 817-698-1067.

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, Mary Seltzer, en mseltzer@nisdtx.org, 817-215-0968, y/o el Coordinador de la Sección 504, Victoria Cole, at victoria.cole@nisdtx.org, 817-698-1067.