Career and Technical Education
Department List Cara Schwartz Executive Director of Special Programs 512-594-0068 Traci Hendrix Director, Career & Technical Education 512-594-0118 Avery Barrera Coordinator, Career & Technical Education 512-594-0166 Carol Greene Accounting Specialist, Career & Technical Education 512-594-0117 Amber Ham Department Chair, Connally High School 512-594-0916 Brian Westerfield Department Chair, Hendrickson High School 512-594-1100 Chris Riola Department Chair , Pflugerville High School512-594-0584 Diane Bode Department Chair, Weiss High School 512-594-1400Mission of PfISD Career and Technical Education
To develop partnerships and programs providing each student with the skills and knowledge to excel in a diverse, global society for life long success.
Vision of Career and Technical Education
The vision of the PfISD Career and Technical Education program is to provide a comprehensive program that will give students the opportunity to excel and advance their skills and knowledge to be prepared for post secondary endeavors through rigorous curriculum, relevant experiences and lasting relationships.
Programs in Career and Technical Education will:
*Offer pathways to post-secondary transitions
*Provide career development
*Link to business and industries of the region
*Reflect the diversity of the district enrollment
*Embrace students of all learning abilities
*Provide College Articulations connections
*Provide ability to earn certifications
*Offer leadership opportunities through CTE student organizations