LDHS Career & Technical Education

  • Welcome to LDHS Career & Technical Education

    Career & Technical Education (CTE) is connecting education and careers to better prepare today's students for the challenges and demands of tomorrow's world. Through quality instruction of relevant and rigorous curriculum in various career areas of students' interests, plus extended leadership and community service opportunities, students are gaining knowledge and skills for lifelong success.

    LDHS CTE Enrollment Data

    Over 90% of the LDHS student body is currently enrolled in 1 or more CTE course(s) for the 2023-24 school year.

    75.5% of the LDHS student body is classified as CTE Concentrators, students that are/or have taken two or more CTE courses for three or more credits in a specific career pathway.

    Over 1000 LDHS students have the potential to earn an Advanced Technical Credit (statewide articulation) in the 2023-24 school year.  ATC gives high school students the opportunity to receive credit at participating community colleges across Texas for taking high school technical courses.

    Career Clusters Pathways & Courses

    Explore the quick links located on this page for more information on the CTE pathways and courses offered at Lake Dallas High School.

    For more information, contact:

    Travis Waddell, Executive Director of CTE and Advanced Academics


    Ann Hodges, CTE Department Head

    Lake Dallas ISD does not discriminate on the basis of sex, handicap, race, color, and/or national origin in its educational programs. Admission into career programs is based on age, grade, interest, aptitude, and ability. Lack of the English language will not be a barrier to admission and participation in any educational program.

    District Non-Discrimination Notice

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