CTE Pathway: Human & Public Service

Teachers for Tomorrow

The Teachers for Tomorrow course introduces juniors and seniors to a career in teaching and education. The primary components of the curriculum are the learner, the school, and the teacher and teaching. The components are intentionally broad in scope and provide a great deal of flexibility based on the career interest of a student. All […]


Barbering I Prerequisite: None Barbering is the study of hair, scalp, and skin. Student study and prepare in a clinical lab setting, using mannequins and live models for manipulative practice. The program emphasizes safety and sanitation, communication, and management skills. Related areas of study include psychology, ethics, and professional image. Competency completions prepare the student […]

CTE Pathway: Human & Public Service

From the Association for Career & Technical Education: “A Career Cluster is a grouping of occupations and broad industries based on commonalities. Expectations at the Career Cluster level represent the skills and knowledge, both academic and technical, that all students within the Career Cluster should achieve regardless of their pathway. Expectations at the pathway level […]

Arlington Career Center Preschool Program

The Career Center Preschool is the laboratory training site for the Early Childhood Education Program at the Arlington Career Center. The Early Childhood Education Program is an Occupational Family and Consumer Sciences course for high school students. The Career Center Preschool enrolls three- and four-year old children four days a week (Monday – Thursday). The […]

Space Force Junior ROTC

    SFJROTC VA-821 Cadet Leadership Camp Distinguished Unit with Merit: 2008, 2011, 2015, 2018 Distinguished Unit:  2009, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 Outstanding Organization: 2010, 2012 Welcome to the home of the VA-821 SFROTC Unit page at Arlington Career Center. Our mission is to develop citizens of character, dedicated to serving […]

Culinary Arts & Sciences II & III

Culinary Arts & Sciences II Prerequisite(s): Culinary Arts & Sciences I and submission of a chest x-ray or negative TB skin test Culinary Arts & Sciences II presents an intense curriculum designed to prepare students for post-secondary education or entry-level employment in the food service industry. This course focuses on the following: cook-to-order entrées; correct […]

Culinary Arts & Sciences I

Culinary Arts and Sciences I Prerequisite(s): Students must submit a chest x-ray or negative TB skin test. In this course, students will begin learning the knowledge, skills, and work habits required for success in the food services industry. Using the Career Center’s commercial kitchen and dining room, students will learn basic safety and sanitation, as […]