Career and Technical Education in the Williamsburg-James City County School Division consists of offerings in the following areas: Business, Health and Medical Science, Occupations Education, Marketing Education, Technology Education and Trade and Industrial Education. Course content in these areas is correlated with the Virginia Standards of Learning. Students are prepared for entry into the workforce or for postsecondary education.

Mission Statement

Through exploratory programs at the middle schools and career preparation programs at the high schools, we will provide each student with technical skills and work readiness skills that will enable them to be productive citizens in the 21st century world of work.

Goals

  • To provide state of the art equipment, industry-based curriculum, and superior instruction.
  • To give students experience in practical, meaningful applications of basic skills such as reading, writing and mathematics.
  • To provide relevance for subject area courses.
  • To provide students with career choices and potential satisfaction.
  • To provide industry-based credentials wherever possible

Course Offerings

Course IDTitle
985CICommonwealth Innovation (CI) – English 10* and Principles of Business & Marketing
ISPyIndependent Study Course (ISC) – Grades 11-12
986CICommonwealth Innovation (CI) – Art Foundations, Biology*, and Computer Information Systems
Exp6Introduction to Technology – Grade 6
8461Inventions & Innovations – Grade 7
8463Technological Systems – Grade 8
6132Business Law – Grades 11-12
6135Business Management – Grades 11-12
6670Information Technology (IT) Fundamentals – Grades 9-10
6614Computer Information Systems (CIS) – Grades 10-12
6615Advanced Computer Information Systems – Grades 11-12
6632Design, Multimedia, and Web Technologies – Grades 10-12
6633Advanced Design, Multimedia, and Web Technologies – Grades 11-12
6120-3Economics and Personal Finance – Grades 10-12
9060Introduction to Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow – Grades 9-10
9062Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow I – Grades 10-12
9072Virginia Teachers for Tomorrow II – Grades 11-12
8228Nutrition and Wellness – Grades 10-12
8231Child Development and Parenting – Grades 10-12
8214Independent Living – Grades 9-12
8333TNEmergency Medical Technician (EMT) I – Grade 12
8379Principles of Biomedical Science (PLTW) – Grades 9-10
8380Human Body Systems (PLTW) – Grades 10-12
6116Principles of Business and Marketing – Grades 9-12
8120Marketing – Grades 9-12
8130Strategic Marketing – Grade 11-12
8140Fashion Marketing – Grades 10-12
8145Advanced Fashion Marketing – Grades 11-12
8139Travel and Tourism Marketing – Grades 10-12
8175Sports and Entertainment Marketing – Grades 10-12
8177Sports and Entertainment Management – Grades 11-12
8438Advanced Drawing and Design – Grades 9-12
8437Architectural Drawing/Design – Grades 10-12
8491Engineering Studies – Grades 11-12
8459Digital Visualization – Grades 9-12
8494Graphic Communications Systems – Grades 10-12
8424Geospatial Technology I – Grades 10-12
8439Introduction to Engineering Design (PLTW) – Grades 9-10
8441Principles of Engineering (PLTW) – Grades 10-11
8442Computer Integrated Manufacturing (PLTW) – Grades 10-12
8440Digital Electronics (PLTW) – Grades 10-12
8443Engineering Design And Development (PLTW) – Grade 11-12
8472Computer Science Essentials (PLTW)
8473Computer Science Principles (PLTW)
8474Advanced Placement Computer Science A (PLTW)
8334TNEmergency Medical Technician (EMT) II – Grade 12
8345TNMedical Assistant I – Grade 12
8346TNMedical Assistant II – Grade 12
8360TNNurse Aide I – Grade 12
8361TNNurse Aide II – Grade 12
6797/6797Internship – Grade 11 & 12
1234/1234Internship – Grade 11 & 12
8088Veterinary Science I – Grades 11-12
8089Veterinary Science II
8479ACApp Creators (PLTW) – Grades 7-8
8479CSComputer Science for Innovators and Makers (PLTW) – Grades 7-8
8476DMDesign and Modeling (PLTW) – Grades 7-8
5479MDMedical Detectives (PLTW) – Grades 7-8
6160Digital Technology Foundations – Grades 7-8
8114Make It Your Business – Grades 7-8
9071Career Strategies