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Galax High School

Career and Technical Education


Our mission is to develop an intentional and engaging career and technical education program that prepares students with the academic, employable, and technical skills necessary to compete in the local and global economy.

Career and Technical Education (CTE) provides students opportunities to…

  • Develop skills in collaboration, communication, critical thinking, and creativity.

  • Earn an industry specific certification that can benefit them for future employment.

  • Receive college credit through dual enrolled courses.

  • Participate in Career and Technical Student Organizations related to their program.

Galax Public Schools Annual Public Notice

Career and Technical Education

Galax School Division’s Department of Career and Technical Education offers a variety of career and technical programs to all students at the middle and high school levels. The program areas include the following: Indicate your offered program areas.

• Agriculture Education

• Business and Information Technology

• Career Connections

• Family and Consumer Sciences

• Health and Medical Sciences

• Marketing

• Technology Education

• Trade and Industrial Education

For more information about Career and Technical Education, call (276) 236-2991.

The Galax City School Division does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities; and, if applicable, provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. You may substitute the above nondiscrimination statement with the nondiscrimination statement approved by your school board.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Indicate both Title IX and Section 504 coordinators. Combine if one person has both responsibilities.

Title IX

Name: Adam Joyce

Title: Director of Instruction / Title IX Coordinator

Address: 223 Long St. Galax, VA 24333

Telephone: (276) 236-2911

Email: titleIXcoordinator@galaxschools.us

Section 504

Title: Jason Kohl

Address: 223 Long St. Galax, VA 24333

Telephone: (276) 236-2911

Email: jasonkohl@galaxschools.us