Career and Technical Education

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Owosso High School proudly offers a comprehensive schedule of CTE programs that empower students to be successful citizens, employees, leaders, and life-long learners in a global economy. Through CTE programs, students have the opportunity to acquire academic and occupational skills necessary to compete successfully in the job market and to continue their education.

 CTE Programs offered at Owosso High School are:

  • Accounting
  • Business Management
  • Careers in Education
  • Construction Trades
  • Culinary Arts
  • Engineering Arts
  • Family & Consumer Sciences
  • Fashion Design & Merchandising
  • Insurance & Risk Management
  • Woods Technology
  • Work-Based Learning

Additional CTE information including achieving academic credit through CTE programs, admissions criteria, and program pre-requisites can be found in the FILES link (CTE Curriculum Handbook or Trojan Times publication).

 

Career and Technical Education Student Organizations (CTSO)

CTSO's are youth organizations designed to support students in CTE programs. CTSOs are considered an integral part of CTE and participation in these organizations will help students develop technical and leadership skills that will enable them to be successful in their career paths.  CTSOs also provide students with the opportunity to attend leadership conferences and showcase their CTE skills through competitive events.  CTSO's available at Owosso High School include:

Business Professionals of America (BPA) - Students enrolled in Accounting, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, and Information Graphics courses have the opportunity to participate in BPA.  The mission of BPA is to contribute to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic, and technological skills.  www.michigan.bpa.org 

Family, Career & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) - Students enrolled in Fashion Design & Merchandising, Education, and/or the Family and Consumer Science courses are have the opportunity to participate in FCCLA.  The mission of FCCLA focuses on multiple roles of the family members, wage earner, and community leaders.  www.mifccla.org

Michigan Industrial & Technology Education Society (MITES) - Students enrolled in Woodworking courses have the opportunity to participate in MITES.  MITES provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship, and character development.  www.mites.cc

Skills USA -  Students enrolled in Engineering, Construction Trades, and Culinary Arts & Hospitality courses have the opportunity to participate in Skills USA.  Skills USA prepares America’s high performance workers by providing quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development through building and reinforcing self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills.  www.skillsusa.org

 

 

Nondiscrimination and Equal Employment Opportunity

The Owosso Public School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and transgender identity), disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital  or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category, (collectively, “Protected Classes”), in its programs and activities, including employment opportunities. In addition, arrangements can be made to ensure that the lack of English language proficiency is not a barrier to admission or participation. The following compliance officers have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies and grievance procedures: Jeff Phillips, Principal, Owosso High School, 765 E. North St., Owosso, MI 48867, (989) 723-8231, phillips@owosso.k12.mi.us or Title IX Coordinator Catheryn Dwyer, Dean of Students, Owosso Middle School, 219 N. Water St., Owosso, MI 48867 (989) 723-3460, dwyerc@owosso.k12.mi.us. The Section 504 Coordinator is Edward King, Asst. Principal, Owosso Middle School, 219 N. Water St., Owosso, MI 48867 (989) 723-3460, king@owosso.k12.mi.us.