Career & Technical Education

Welcome to CTE!

CTE acts as a bridge between academics and the real world.  We help students see the relevance in English, Math and Science.  Students take what they learn in their academic courses and learn to use it in life.  CTE is for all  students.

Mr. Neal Atherton 
Ms. Lauren Beltz 
Mr. Phillip Bohanon 
Mr. Brent Clements 
Mr. Bryan Combs 
Ms. Krista Crowe 
Mr. Kevin Frankin 
Ms. Amy Hensley 
Mr. Ray Hewitt 
Ms. Anne Linhart 
Ms. Kitty McCurry 
Ms. Meigan Messer 
Ms. Kim Butler 
(Health Science)
Mr. Charles Smith
Mrs. Heather Caldwell
(Credit Recovery)


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Technology, global competition, and the need for more highly skilled workers are the challenges facing the schools today. The mission of Career-Technical Education is to help empower students for effective participation in an international economy as world-class workers and citizens. Programs in Career-Technical Education are designed to contribute to the broad educational achievement of students, including basic skills such as reading, writing and mathematics as well as their ability to work independently and as part of a team,think creatively and solve problems, and utilize technology.

It is imperative for all students to be Career and College Ready. Career and Technical Education is leading the way as students in middle school start exploring career options. 


Non Discrimination Policy 

In compliance with Federal Law, Buncombe County Schools administers all education programs including its Career and Technical Education Programs, employment, activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, age or disability.