Career and Technical Education
Welcome to the Career Technical Education (CTE) page! Franklin County Schools CTE strives to challenge students and effectively prepare them to live and work in a highly technical society, as well as train students who wish to use learned skills in their community.
CTE offers skills, credentials, and certifications in three areas: Agriculture Education, Business Education, Family and Consumer Sciences, Health Occupations, Marketing Education, Technology, and Trade and Industrial Education.
Executive Director of Secondary Education and Career & Technical Education (CTE)
Phone: (919) 496-2600, ext. 314
Degrees and Certifications:
Dr. Danyelle Parker
Dr. Danyelle Parker is the Executive Director of Secondary Education and Career and Technical Education (CTE) overseeing the curriculum and instruction initiatives for grades 6-12. She also manages the CTE budget and instructional program that provides students with opportunities to develop skills and knowledge that will lead to higher education and career opportunities.
Franklin County Schools Career and Technical Education Department offers several Industry Recognized Credentials to our high school students. Students earning these credentials are recognized in special celebrations throughout the school year. Once a student is certified in the areas below, they are more likely to earn higher wages in jobs, are more marketable as an employee, show evidence of a high work ethic and have taken their first step in achieving career aspirations.
Did You Know?
Franklin County Schools Career and Technical Education Completers (students who have followed a specific course sequence) currently have a 99% graduation rate?
Franklin County Schools Career and Technical Education students earned 1262 industry recognized credentials last school year?
Franklin County Schools had over 50 8th-12th graders to complete a one day job shadowing experience in a career of their interest?