Career and Technical Education

  • The mission of Career and Technical Education (CTE) is to empower students to be successful students, workers, and leaders in a global economy. CTE programs are designed to contribute to the broad educational achievement of students, including basic skills, as well as their ability to work independently and as part of a team, think creatively and solve problems, and utilize technology in the thinking and problem-solving process.

    North Gaston High School has ten CTE teachers, all with private industry experience. The courses provided are listed below.
     
    Please click on a teacher name below to view a curriculum presentation.
     

    Career Development

     

    Business
    John Sullivan

     

    Family & Consumer Sciences
    Casey Gary 

     

    Health Sciences
    Mandy Leigh

    Anna Slentz

     

    Trade & Industrial Education
    Jerry Auten


    Woody Cox


    Derek Clark

  • In compliance with federal laws, Gaston County Schools’ Career and Technical Education Department administers all educational programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination because of race, religion, national or ethnic origin, color, age, military service, disability, or gender, except where exemption is appropriate and allowed by law.

    Public Notice Statement
    Career and Technical Education: Gaston County Schools offers a wide range of Career and Technical Education Courses. Program offerings include Business & Marketing, Family & Consumer Sciences, Health Sciences, and Trades & Industrial courses. In compliance with federal laws, Gaston County Schools’ Career and Technical Education Department administers educational programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination because of race, religion, national or ethnic origin, color, age, military service, disability, or gender. Inquiries should be directed to: Director of Career and Technical Education for Gaston County Schools at 366 W Garrison Blvd. (704) 861-2496.