Career & Technical Education

The LPS Educational Vision

All LPS students will be empowered with opportunities to explore pathways in a variety of safe environments, allowing them to solve relevant problems, discover passions, employ real world skills, and attain meaningful outcomes.

The Application for 2022-2023 CTE Courses Is Open!

LPS students can access CTE courses and programs outside of their home school through LPS offerings off campus, and partnerships with Englewood, Sheridan, Douglas County, and Cherry Creek School Districts.

Step 1 Gather all relevant information via the CTE website, phone calls, emails and meetings. Please see the "Courses Outside of Home School" tab in the left-hand navigation toolbar for a list of opportunities.

Step 2 – Verify course choice and approximate class time with your high school counselor for scheduling purposes, get your SASID number

Step 3Submit your application online

See Enrollment Process for more detailed timeline and information




LPS Pathways

Education to Career Exploration Pathways Each pathway listed below is clickable, and will lead you to a one page summary that describes the pathway. Each summary has clickable links that will allow the user to see a list of Colorado careers associated with the pathway, a selection of post secondary options, and local connections to the industries and associations connected to the pathway.


Options High School & Middle School Have a Great Makerspace!!

Check out "The Hatchery" by clicking here


Career and Technical training is available to students from Cherry Creek, Douglas County, Englewood, Littleton and Sheridan school districts. The five school districts partner with Arapahoe Community College. Programs are located in a variety of locations.

Students must have good attendance, the ability to get along with others, and the ability to work in a group and independently. Strong academic ability is advantageous because college work is often required.

Mary Shay

Director of Innovation, Equity & Learning

303-347-3411

mshay@lps.k12.co.us

Bill Gilmore

Innovation, Equity & Learning Coordinator

303-347-3515

wgilmore@lps.k12.co.us

Sharon Westerman

Administrative Assistant

303-347-3394

swesterman@lps.k12.co.us