Welcome to FWCS Career Academy

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FWCS high school seniors are invited to attend the Apply & Admit College Go Night from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the FWCS Family and Community Engagement Center, 230 E. Douglas Ave. Seniors will be able to speak with college reps, apply in-person and be admitted on-the-spot! Representatives from Indiana Tech, Ivy Tech, Purdue Fort Wayne and the University of Saint Francis will be in att

Career Academy recognized 80 juniors and seniors during out 20th Annual National Technical Honor Society Induction and Recognition Ceremony Thursday, April 25, 2018.

Recognized students included 53 new members and 27 current members who were inducted in 2016 and 2017.  Students will graduate from the following high schools:

Bishop Dwenger, Canterbury, Carroll, Concordia, Homestead, New Haven, North Side, Northrop, Snider, South Side, Wayne, and Woodlan.  The picture contains new members.

Only those students who are recommended by the faculty and exhibit the qualities of skilled workmanship, honesty, responsibility, leadership, citizenship and scholastic achievement are selected into membership.  Additional criteria for membership in the Career Academy chapter of the Society are: 

  • A cumulative non-weighted grade point average of a “3.0 or higher”
  • A grade point average of a “B+” or higher in their career program during the fall semester
  • Instructor recommendation
  • Four or fewer non-consecutive absences the previous semester
  • Membership in a Career & Technical Education Service Organization such as SkillsUSA and HOSA
  • Ongoing community service
  • A recommendation from a 2nd teacher or an employer

20th Annual National Technical Honor Society Induction

The National Technical Honor Society is the acknowledged leader in the recognition of outstanding student achievement in career

and technical education.  The NTHS is the highest secondary education scholastic honor awarded for excellence in workforce education in America.

Graduate with more than a diploma

There’s only so much you can learn sitting behind a desk. But you can supplement your education with hands-on experience at the FWCS Career Academy. Which means you can earn your high school diploma while gaining practical experience as an automotive technologist, a chef, a hair stylist or a firefighter. Our programs will provide you with the skills you need for a successful career.

YOUR CAREER BEGINS NOW. If you’re ready to begin your future career, make an appointment with your guidance counselor to apply to a FWCS Career Academy program.

 

Automotive Aviation Construction Trade Cosmotology Culinary Arts
 Early Education  Health Science  Information Technology  Public Safety  Welding

 OUR PROGRAM PAYS OFF: All ten programs offer industry certifications and licenses and dual college credit, preparing students for in-demand jobs and/or post-secondary education.