The Career Elevation & Technology Center
Previously known as the Career Development Center, we are elevating future opportunities for students through real-world, hands-on experiences in pathways that are high-wage, high-growth, high-demand, and with a post-secondary trajectory.
seven career pathways
Elevating the Future of Industry
Providing opportunities for student engagement in future-ready careers.
Quality educational programs are aligned with St. Vrain’s rigorous graduation requirements in addition to postsecondary and workforce readiness competencies.
Students gain valuable technical skills which allow for a seamless transition to further education or employment through concurrent enrollment and industry certifications.
Students have the opportunity to participate in authentic work experiences such as project-based learning, job shadowing, clinical experiences, apprenticeships, and more.
View our latest news and announcements.
Project kits provide hands-on learning from home for Longmont’s Career Elevation and Technology Center students
Packaged in plastic boxes and bags, hundreds of project kits created for St. Vrain Valley School District students enrolled in the Career Elevation and Technology Center awaited pick up Friday in the parking lot at 1200 Sunset St. Under tents set up outside the building, masked students relished a moment to have face-to-face contact with […]
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With apprenticeships seen as key to post-pandemic economic recovery, local partners invest in future talent
Gov. Jared Polis declared November Apprenticeship Month in recognition of the role such programs play in supporting economic recovery and moving forward in the time of COVID-19. “As we work on Colorado’s economic recovery, apprenticeships can help workers of all ages and backgrounds gain in-demand skills while also earning a paycheck,” Joe Barela, executive director […]
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St Vrain Valley School District’s Teacher Of The Year
Congratulations to Neil Shupe. Neil is an Advanced Manufacturing Academy teacher at Career Elevation and Technology Center. Neil earned the 2020/2021 St Vrain Valley School District’s Teacher Of the Year.
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Jun 24, 2021
St. Vrain Valley Schools’ Curriculum Does Not Include Critical Race Theory
St. Vrain Valley Schools has received many questions regarding the national conversation around Critical Race Theory. The St. Vrain Valley School District adheres to Colorado State Academic Standards. These Standards do not include the topics of Critical Race Theory, and the district curriculum does not include Critical Race Theory. Additionally, our Board of Education and Superintendent […]
Jun 23, 2021
Crayons to Calculators Program Provides School Supplies to St. Vrain Students
Crayons to Calculators continues to distribute thousands of backpacks filled with school supplies to students across the St. Vrain Valley. With the ongoing partnership between the St. Vrain Valley Schools Education Foundation and Impact on Education, the program will once again ease the financial burden on families in both districts throughout Boulder County and the […]
Jun 01, 2021
You’re Invited: UCHealth’s Longmont Medical Career & Health Exploration Event
In partnership with UCHealth and its Healthy Hearts Initiative, St. Vrain Valley Schools’ Future-Ready Mobile Lab will be onsite at Longs Peak Hospital on July 24 from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. to explore careers in medicine and healthcare. This event is open to the public and will offer individuals interested in health careers the opportunity […]