Career and Technical Education

Preparing Students for Life After High School

Whether students are preparing for college or on a path leading directly to a career, PSD Career and Technical Education gives students a curriculum to help them be succFCHS students work on an electric caressful in the workplace, higher education and community.

About 50 CTE classes are offered at middle and high schools. Courses are rich with academics, integrating math, physics, writing/composition and computer literacy skills into the curriculum.

CTE also offers:


Several different courses are offered in these broad areas at high schools:

  • Business & Marketing Classes
  • Family & Consumer Sciences 
  • Accounting, Economics, Finance
  • Engineering, Robotics
  • Architecture
  • Computer Applications
  • Electronics 
  •  Aerospace
  • Teacher Cadet
  • Production Systems
  • Construction, Building
  • Entrepreneurship


Career Pathways Program though FRCC

High school students may enroll in career and technical education programs at Front Range Community College through Career Pathways, a program funded by PSD and Thompson Valley School District. Students earn high school credit with the option to earn college credit.

Tuition cost is paid by PSD, but students pay their own program fees. Most classes are held at FRCC. Transportation is provided.

Classes are offered in:

  • Automotive Technology & Service
  • Medical Careers Exploration
  • Welding & Metal Fabrication


Contact Information

Career and Technical Education Coordinator
Tanya Alcaraz | 970-490-3652 |