At Alfred E. Smith Career and Technical Education High School, it is our mission to provide our students with the skills necessary to become successful learners for further education and career exploration by integrating rigorous classroom instruction with relevant, work-based experiences.
Through our Automotive, Collision Repair, Graphics Technology and other academic programs, we provide a high quality education that prepares students to be successful whether they choose post-secondary education or employment after graduation. We are committed to inspiring our students to think critically, communicate effectively with others, and solve problems efficiently, while incorporating the latest technology to enhance their skills.
OUR CORE VALUES
All students have the capacity to learn and are expected to succeed.
We effectively use technology as a tool for improving student achievement
We are committed to providing educational and career based opportunities to all students
We will work with families, providing meaningful information on student progress
We will provide a safe environment that fosters positive character development and accountability
We cultivate creative problem solving, and critical thinking
We believe students should be active participants in their own learning.
Increase achievement for all students
Narrow the gap between high and low performing students
Implement the Common Core State Standards across all content areas and technology programs
Effectively use instructional strategies and technology to improve student learning and achievement
Provide the best post-secondary opportunities for all students through our college office, and technology programs.
OUR PARTNERS & PROGRAMS
We are proud to work with a variety of partners and programs to be able to offer our students a unique and rigorous high school experience, both in and out of the classroom, including opportunities such as paid internships, job shadowing, Advanced Placement classes and youth apprenticeships. Some of our partnerships include: