2016 Manufacturing Tours

The 2016 Manufacturing Tours are coming soon.  The tours will happen on Friday, October 7th.  The field trip permission slip deadline is Friday, September 30th.  And don't forget, you'll need to attach a copy of your "A" day schedule with your home high school teachers initials on it.  Click here for a copy of the permission and information slip.

UPDATE: CDC Plant Sale ending early because of demand!

The Career Development Center will be ending its plant sale early this year because of a successful turn-out by the community and the sale of almost all the inventory.  The last day will be Thursday, May 26th, at 2:00 PM.  Any existing plants, except house plants, are now 50% off!  

Culinary Arts FCCLA Competition Results 2016

Our Culinary Arts students competed in the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Competition and brought back some awards:

CDC Horticulture 2016 Spring Plant Bedding Sale

The CDC is having its annual Spring Plant Bedding Sale from April 30th to May 28th.

We have annuals:

·      Petunias $4 jumbo 6-pack

·      Marigolds $3 jumbo 6-pack

·      Snapdragons $3 jumbo 6-pack

·      Pansies $3 jumbo 6-pack

NOCOM Trade Show 2016


April CDC News

It’s April and that means competition season is well underway!  I’m not talking about Track, Soccer or Baseball, (although these are great opportunities)-- I’m referring to CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) state conferences and competitions.

Skillful Launches in Colorado to Help Companies with Skills-Based Hiring and Recruiting

 Markle Foundation, LinkedIn, Colorado Technology Association and numerous local partners celebrated the launch of Skillful today at Emily Grffith Technical College.

March CDC News

March 1, 2016

Welcome to the first-ever CDC Principal’s blog!

Colorado Offering Reimbursement for Paid Internships

Colorado House Bill 15-1230 (passed in 2015) offers industries up to $5,000.00 to hire high school students in a PAID internship.  Students who are interested in on-the-job training in the following trades - (1) advanced manufacturing, (2) aerospace, (3) bioscience, (4) construction, (5) electronics, (6) energy & natural resources, (7) engineering, and (8) information technology - should apply on-line.

CTE Month

CTE Month® is a public awareness campaign ACTE holds each February to celebrate Career and Technical Education and the achievements and accomplishments of CTE programs across the country.