Career and Technical Education
CATALYST CENTER opened January 2022!
The Catalyst Center is the place where innovation, collaboration and education meet. Our CTE magnet school brings Davis School District students, local business and industry mentors together. The Catalyst Center is part of the nationally recognized CAPS Network (Center for Advanced Professional Studies). CAPS students fast forward to their future careers and are fully immersed in a professional culture. They develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills by working in collaborative groups to complete real-world projects while being mentored by industry partners.
DAVIS DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL CTE
COORDINATORS/DISTRICT CONTENT SPECIALISTS
For online resources, please select the high school CTE link listed under each Coordinator
CTE prepares students for post-secondary training, successful careers, and enriched lives, by ensuring that all students acquire the essential knowledge, skills and dispositions in each CTE course.
Through competency-based instruction, hands-on experiences, and work-based learning opportunities, Career and Technical Education (CTE) provides students with the structured training and the necessary tools to be successful in a career after high school and/or further his or her postsecondary education, whether at a technical school, or a two- or four-year college. Each student is encouraged to explore various areas of study and to develop the competencies that are necessary to enter today’s competitive job market with confidence. To learn more about CTE and who it is for, please watch the following video.
CAREER CLUSTERS & CTE PATHWAYS
A CTE Pathway is a method of searching for a career that fits a student's interests and lifestyle, and allows him or her to build academic courses around it. In Utah, there are 34 CTE Career Pathways within 13 Career Clusters.
CTE COURSE FACT SHEETS
Want to know more about a specific class? Click here for a course fact sheet with more information.
CONTACT JUNIOR HIGH COORDINATORS
We have top-notch CTE Coordinators ready to answer any questions you may have. Click the link below to see our full directory with their contact information.
Also known as our 'Coordinator's Corner', we have many handy documents ready for your use, including Conference Authorization Forms, CTSO/Extended Hour Forms, Travel and Budget Requests, and other helpful documents.