Silicon Valley Career Technical Education (SVCTE) classes

The School Day

Students attend half-days on the Silicon Valley Career Technical Education campus and half-days at their home high schools for a semester or an entire school year. Free-of-charge busing is available or students may drive or be transported to the campus. Silicon Valley Career Technical Education classes are designed specifically for high school students; adults may register on a space-available basis, only.

Advanced (2nd year) Courses:

Automotive Services
Fashion Design & Textile Art
Film & Video Production
Fire Science II
Metals Technology
Truck Mechanics

Teacher approval is required. See your counselor.

Industry Sectors

Silicon Valley Career Technical Education offers courses within 11 industry sectors, where junior and senior high school students can explore and develop technical skills that will lead them to higher education or into the workplace. More information about the 15 California Industry Sectors may be found on the State Center Consortium site:

  • Agriculture & Natural Resources
  • Arts, Media & Entertainment
  • Building Trades & Construction
  • Engineering & Design
  • Fashion & Interior Design
  • Health Science & Medical Technology
  • Hospitality, Tourism, & Recreation
  • Information & Communication Technologies
  • Manufacturing & Product Development
  • Public Services
  • Transportation