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North Tech Open House Oct. 28

October 11, 2021 - North Technical High School, north St. Louis County’s career and technical education (CTE) provider, will host an in-person Open House on October 28, 2021. Two sessions are offered, from 5-6 PM or 6 -7 PM, and families are encouraged to register for their preferred time slot via the Open House website. Families are encouraged to register for In cooperation with local partner districts, North Tech offers students CTE courses that immerse them in real-world learning. CTE’s mission is college and career readiness - a commitment to preparing students for the increasing demands of the 21st-century workforce and ensuring they are fully prepared for college or careers. 

During the Open House, students and families can visit multiple CTE programs to meet instructors and have their questions answered. Guided tours, application assistance, and a school overview will also be available. Applications are currently being reviewed and accepted for classes beginning in January and August 2022.  Online applications can be submitted on North Tech's Admissions Portal.

Acceptance to North Tech’s CTE programs is competitive and classes accept an average of 20 students per year. The smaller classes allow students to build lasting connections with their instructors grounded in mentorship, team building, and a passion for their course of study. Students take their CTE elective on North Tech’s campus. Their academic courses, lunch, and extracurricular activities continue at their home high school.

Homeschooled, privately educated, and public schooled high school students who live in St. Louis County are eligible to take classes at North Tech tuition-free. Classes can begin in sophomore or junior year and continue through senior year, with 1.5 high school elective credits awarded each semester. Most programs offer articulated and/or college credits, industry-recognized certifications, credentials, and licenses. Several programs also offer embedded academic high school credit.

To learn more about North Tech’s Virtual Open House and register to attend, visit North Tech Open House Information.