Round Rock ISD salutes career and technical education in our schools during Career & Technical Education Month. Career & Technical Education (CTE) serves over 12,000 Round Rock ISD students in high school and middle school, offering more than 100-course offerings.
Recognizing the decades of work that Peggy Mica, Round Rock ISD Career and Technical Education (CTE) Coordinator, has done to better the opportunities for students across the District, Senior Chief of Schools and Innovation Dr. Daniel Presley named Mica the Superintendent’s RRock Star for September 2019.
Round Rock Independent School District recognized St. David’s HealthCare’s efforts to support students and schools during the Distinguished Partner showcase at the Board of Trustees regular meeting in February.
Round Rock ISD Seniors eligible for graduation who will be attending Austin Community College (ACC) in the Fall are encouraged to apply for a 10-week paid summer internship with Samsung Semiconductor in Austin.
In a Round Rock ISD student survey, 68 percent of high school students indicate a skilled profession as a fulfilling career option. Students interested in skilled professional HVAC and plumbing careers are encouraged to register to earn their certification. After four months of hands-on instruction, students may be certified as an HVAC technician or Level 1 plumber.