Career and Technical Education
The Smith County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its program or activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Title IX Coordinator: Angel Williams and Section 504 Coordinator: Lisa Hembree, Smith County Schools, 126 SCMS LN, Carthage, TN 37030; phone: (615) 735-9625.
Public Notice of Career and Technical Education Opportunities:
The Smith County School System and its Career and Technical Education Programs does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its program or activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.
Smith County School System offers a wide range of Career and Technical Education programs under its open admissions policy. Specifically, we may offer admissions based on selective criteria in programs like Health Science, Agriculture, Manufacturing, Human Services, Maintenance and Light Repair, and Business Education through a separate application process that is nondiscriminatory. Lack of English language proficiency will not be a barrier to admission and participation in Career and Technical Education Programs.
Smith County Schools is excited to assist students in finding opportunities with our community partners. Our unique education initiative with the Work Based Learning program allows us to strengthen partnerships between businesses in Smith County and Smith County Schools. Here are a few ways businesses can get involved and invest in the youth of Smith County:
- Classroom Speakers
- Student Internships
- Student Job Opportunities
- Clinical Experiences
- Teacher Externships
- Job Shadowing
- Career Day