Q. What training programs are offered
at the Academy?
A. Currently, training programs are available in
carpentry, electrical and other trade specialties.
Q. How do I become a student at the Academy?
A. District students in grades 10, 11 or 12 may
enroll in CTE pathways courses. The Academy of Construction and
Design also sponsors introductory projects and activities for students
Q. What is the enrollment deadline?
A. Applications must be submitted online during
the open enrollment periods on MySchoolDC.
Please contact us for dates and information.
Q. What are the admission requirements?
A. CTE pathways students must be entering grades
10, 11 or 12 with a GPA of 2.0 or higher and have good conduct.
Q. How much time do students spend in
A. Students study technical subjects for one period
each day and attend academic classes during the remainder of the
school day. Special training sessions, construction site visits
and field trips may also be scheduled throughout the year.