• MISSION STATEMENT

     The mission of the Western Area Career & Technology Center is to provide the successful acquisition and expansion of technical skills for a positive, quality education in a safe and secure environment leading to post-secondary education and/or sustainable employment for our students.

     
    GOALS 
      
    FINANCE
     
    By 2016, Western Area Career & Technology Center will generate revenues equal to 5% of the total budget from sources outside of the anticipated funding stream.
     

    FACILITIES

    By 2016, all technical program areas will be certified by an approved credentialing institution to offer industry recognized certifications to completing students.
     

    PUBLIC RELATIONS

    By 2016, the enrollment at Western Center Career and Technology Center will increase by 5%.

    The retention rate of the Western Center Career and Technology Center will increase 5% per year.

    The percentage rate of completing students attaining industry recognized credentials will increase at a rate of 8% per year.

     
    TECHNICAL EDUCATION

    Prior to 2009, 50% of all completing seniors will successfully complete a trade specific examination for certification.

    The percentage of students successfully completing certification and/or NOCTI assessments will increase at a rate of 2% per year throughout the duration of this plan.

    The percentage of students successfully attaining job placement will increase at a rate of 5% per year throughout the duration of this plan.

    The percentage of students successfully enrolling in post-secondary education and/or training will increase at a rate of 8% per year throughout the duration of this plan.