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Careers and Technical Education


Screen Shot 2013-09-09 at 3.02.03 PMThe LKSD Careers and Technical Education mission is to provide students the opportunity to explore and prepare in careers with an emphasis on careers that are available in our state and viable in our region but not limited to our region.

CTE programs are organized by 16 Career Clusters™ and 79 Career Pathways. CTE offers a compete range of career options for students, helping them discover their interests and the educational pathway that can lead to success in high school, college and their chosen career/profession.

-National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium

LKSD currently offers a variety of courses, intensive sessions, and programs in the four career clusters below.

Health Science

Planning, managing, and providing therapeutic services, diagnostic services, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development.

LKSD Programs:

Dual Credit Courses from UAF:

Health F100, Medical Terminology
Health F105, Introduction to Health Careers
Health F110, Professional Skills for the Workplace
Health F116, Mathematics in Healthcare
Arts, A/V Technology & Communications

Designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing, and publishing multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design, journalism, and entertainment services.
LKSD Programs:

Film Academy
Arts and Apps Academy
Digital Story Telling
Multimedia Contest
Digital Photography
Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

The planning, management, and movement of people, materials, and goods by road, pipeline, air, rail and water and related professional and technical support services such as transportation infrastructure planning and management, logistics services, mobile equipment and facility maintenance.
LKSD Programs:

Aviation Program
Driver's Education
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Planning, managing, and providing scientific research and professional and technical services (e.g., physical science, social science, engineering) including laboratory and testing services, and research and development services.
LKSD Programs:

STEM Ready Program
Jr. FLL Robotics (K-4th Grade)
FLL Robotics (4th-8th Grade)
FTC Robotics (8th-12th Grade)