Career and Technical Education (CTE) provides support to 8th through 12th grade students as they become college and career ready. Courses within CTE engage students in authentic experiences integrating and applying core academic subjects with industry-defined standards, leadership, and employability skills. Students are provided with learning experiences to better prepare them for the challenges of post-secondary training and education and related careers. 

Richland School District CTE courses are offered as part of the following programs:

Agriculture Education

Arts and Communications

Business Education

Engineering and Technology Education

Family and Consumer Sciences Education

Health Science Careers

Marketing Education

Mathematics

Science and Natural Resources

Worksite Learning

In addition, resources are available to students, staff, parents and community partners through the services of our Career Specialists.


If you have questions or want to know more about the Richland School District's CTE offerings, contact Claudia Cooley directly.

Claudia Cooley, Director of Career and Technical Education
615 Snow Avenue
Richland, WA 99352
509-967-6026
Claudia.Cooley@rsd.edu

Kathy Ford, Secretary
509-967-6074
Kathy.Ford@rsd.edu