916 Career & Technical Center

industry certification~ professional skills~ college credit

Registration closes January 21

What is 916 Career & Tech?

916 Career & Tech Center is a hands-on technology and trades school that partners with Tartan High School and 13 other school districts in north and east metro. They offer hands-on customized training opportunities for our students. Classes meet on the East campus of Century College (important transportation information). Some highlights include:
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(Jan. 13) Register for the 916 CTE Info. Session

This is a virtual information session at 3pm on Thursday, Jan. 13

(Jan. 27) Register to tour 916 CTE

Tour is 10am-11:45am (you will eat C Lunch) and is open to current 10th and 11th grade students.

OTHER INFO. EVENTS

Watch the daily announcements to sign up for these events


Thu., Jan. 20 (Per. 3 & after school)

Informal Q & A w/ Ms. Jorgensen, Media Center


Thu., Jan. 27 (parent/teacher conferences)

Parents/students can stop in to see Ms. Jorgensen or Ms. Forsythe with questions

Course Rigor:

  • R1 = Rigor Level 1: no minimum math or reading level needed. May provide opportunity to earn industry certification
  • R2 = Rigor Level 2: similar to a traditional high school elective course. Eighth grade reading and math levels preferred. Opportunities for industry certifications and college credit
  • R3 = Rigor Level 3: aligned with post-secondary curriculum and standards. Reading and math at grade level preferred


*Click on a program of interest below to learn more. All programs also feature a short informational video.

ARTS, COMMUNICATIONS & INFORMATION SYSTEMS


AGRICULTURE, FOOD & NATURAL RESOURCES


BUSINESS MANAGEMENT & ADMINISTRATION


COSMETOLOGY


ENGINEERING, MANUFACTURING & TECHNOLOGY


EXPLORATION & ENRICHMENT


HUMAN SERVICES


HEALTH SCIENCES

Course descriptions and sample year-long schedules


Beginning 2022-23, the Medical Careers program will be offered in a different, more comprehensive format. To learn more, please visit: bit.ly/916medcareers or contact the 916 CTE office at ctcoffice@916schools.org or (651) 415-5537.

Eligibility, Availability & Skills Needed

Space is limited and some programs fill quickly. Priority is given to current 11th graders registering for their senior year. Current 10th graders are next for consideration. Learn more about the course rigor, transportation, attendance requirements and work habits HERE to be sure 916 CTE programming is a good fit for you.


Students will be notified in May 2022 of their registration status, so in the meantime, be sure to also register for 18 Tartan classes + alternatives to secure a full schedule. Should you land a spot at 916, we will work with you to replace (up to) 6 Tartan classes with your 916 class.

APPLY TO ATTEND 916 CTE

Deadline to apply is xxxxx. You won't learn of your acceptance to the program until May 2022, so in the meantime, be sure to register for 18 Tartan classes +alternates as you normally would.

Your Tartan support team for 916 CTE questions:

Debby Wilson (application support)

Christina Forsythe (special education support)

Melissa Jorgensen (EL & general education support)

Diana Morton, Assistant Principal