CTE Non-Discrimination Statement
Posted On:
Friday, February 24, 2017
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The School District of DeSoto County offers the following career and technical programs, including career academies wherein students may earn industry certification:

  • Health Careers Academy (Nursing Assistant and Allied Health Assisting)

    • Health Science Foundations

    • Health Science Anatomy and Physiology

      • Prerequisites

        • Health Science Foundations – “C” or better

        • Juniors and Seniors only

    • Nurse Assistant 3 / EKG Tech 3 / Home Health Aide

      • Prerequisites

        • Health Science Anatomy and Physiology – “C” or better

        • Instructor approval

        • Seniors only

        • Taken concurrently

    • Health Science Directed Study

  • Building Technology Education

    • Construction Tech I

    • Construction Tech II

      • Prerequisite

        • Construction Tech I

      • Certification

        • NCCER Core Curriculum

    • Construction Tech III

      • Prerequisite

        • Construction Tech II

    • Construction Tech IV

      • Prerequisite

        • Construction Tech III

      • Certification:

        • NCCER Electrical

        • NCCER Carpentry

    • Construction Tech V

    • Construction Tech VI

    • Construction Tech VII

  • Family and Consumer Sciences (Culinary Arts Program)

    • Culinary Arts 1

    • Culinary Arts 2

      • Prerequisite

        • Culinary Arts 1 – “C” or better

      • Certification:

        • ServSafe

    • Culinary Arts 3

      • Prerequisite

        • Culinary Arts 2 – “C” or better

    • Culinary Arts 4

      • Prerequisite

        • Culinary Arts 3 – “C” or better

  • Agriculture Career Program (Ag Technician)

    • AgriScience Foundations

    • AgriTech I

    • AgriTech II

    • Animal Science II

      • Prerequisite

        • Completion of AgriScience Foundations

    • Animal Science III

      • Prerequisite

        • Completion of Animal Science II

    • Ag Directed Study

      • Prerequisites

        • Completion of AgriTech II or Animal Science 3 – “B” or better

        • Successful completion of certification

  • Business Education

    • Administrative Office Specialist

      • Digital Information Technology

      • Administrative Office Tech I

        • Prerequisite

          • Digital Information Technology

      • Business Software Applications I

      • Digital Design I

        • Prerequisite

          • Digital Information Technology

      • Administrative Office Tech II

      • Administrative Office Tech 3

    • Digital Design

      • Digital Information Technology

      • Digital Design I

        • Prerequisite

          • Digital Information Technology

      • Digital Design II

      • Digital Design III

 

The district prohibits discrimination in the terms and conditions of employment, and in access to educational programs and activities, and prohibits harassment of any individual or group on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or genetic information.

 

Lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation. The district may assess each student’s ability to benefit from specific programs through placement tests and counseling, and if necessary, will provide services or referrals to better prepare students for successful participation.