The CCTC Foundation proudly presents the 2016 scholarship recipients. This year, 42 students were selected to receive a $2,000.00 scholarship. This marks the 21st year of the CCTC Foundation. Over the past 21 years, the Foundation has awarded over $1,000,000.00 in scholarships. The CCTC Foundation also provides funds to assist students with the cost of
Caddo Career & Technology Center was awarded a $25,000 Community Service/Campus Improvement Grant from Lowe’s and SkillsUSA. Lowe’s and SkillsUSA has partnered to award grants that will help to further educate and empower young people who will become the contractors, industry leaders and community volunteers of the future. The grant will be used to place
Caddo Parish Schools will have three millage renewals on the April 9, 2016 ballot. The renewals will go toward Salary & Benefits, Technology, and Maintenance and Repair. Combined these funds represent approximately 10 % of the district’s operating budget. The salaries millage funds 13% of the district’s salaries and benefits such as healthcare and retirement.
CCTC held its annual college and career fair on February 19, 2016. Over 40 vendors participated. Representatives from local colleges, universities, trade schools, corporations, and local businesses were on hand to meet with 10th-12th grade students. Students were dressed for success and practiced their “soft” employment skills while meeting with recruiters and prospective employers.
Caddo Career & Technology Center received a $25,000.00 grant from Skills USA and Lowes. This grant was approved in Spring of 2015. The grant will fund a campus beautification project which will require multiple CCTC programs to work together. CCTC appreciates Skills USA and Lowes!
Caddo Career & Technology Center launched a new class for the 2015-2016 school year to increase student interest in the teaching profession. Under the direction of Mrs. Betsy Snow, students are paired with a mentor teacher at their home school. Students are scheduled in a class with their mentor teacher where they will complete tasks
Caddo Career & Technology Center prepares students for success in our rapidly changing world by providing quality career and technical programs empowering students to meet the demands of the world of work, pursue post-secondary education, and address life's challenges.