• It's all about CHOICE in GPISD!



    CTE header Grand Prairie ISD’s Career and Technical Education program is committed to preparing and growing our students to succeed in college and career readiness through instilling the ideals of professionalism, leadership, and service. 

    More than a diploma…

    The Grand Prairie CTE program is designed to equip students for the world outside GPISD and is aligned with the workforce needs of the Dallas/Fort Worth area. CTE students are provided a unique opportunity to explore various CTE pathways and prepare them for the workforce.

    Students participating in CTE pathways can:

    • Earn Industry-Standard Certifications 
    • Take advantage of paid/unpaid internships with community partners
    • Network with professional in their field
    • Learn on state-of-the-art equipment

    We pride ourselves on preparing students for an ever-changing, ever-growing workforce. Students have access to robust, technology rich opportunities for career investigation in 14 of the 16 CTE Career Clusters and 4 of the 5 Endorsements. With 27 Career Experiences available, Grand Prairie students are able to choose an academic pathway that connects their area of interest with their high school education goals.