• Career Institutes

Career Institutes

  • Now recruiting: eighth-graders who want to prepare for high-demand, high-wage trades

    Want to enter a high-demand, high-wage job right out of high school? Incoming ninth-graders and their families are invited to learn more about Dallas ISD’s new Career Institutes that will offer courses leading to certificates in construction, plumbing, electrical, and HVAC!

    Dallas ISD is expanding career options for highly motivated students who want to enter the construction trades and earn a living wage right out of high school.

    The institutes will launch in August to offer courses leading to certificates in construction, plumbing, electrical, and heating and air conditioning at locations in North Dallas and Oak Cliff. Starting April 15, Dallas ISD will host a dozen information/recruitment sessions to register interested eighth-graders.

    Schedule of Career Institutes information and recruitment sessions

    All meetings will begin at 6 p.m.

    Meeting Date For Students Attending Location  
    4/15/2019 Sam Tasby Middle School Sam Tasby Middle School
    7001 Fair Oaks Ave.
    Dallas, TX 75231
    4/16/2019 Benjamin Franklin Middle School Benjamin Franklin International Exploratory Academy
    6920 Meadow Rd.
    Dallas, TX 75230
    4/17/2019 Edward Cary and Francisco “Pancho” Medrano Middle Schools Thomas Jefferson High School
    4001 Walnut Hill Ln.
    Dallas, TX 75229
    4/17/2019 W. H. Atwell Law Academy W.H. Atwell Law Academy
    1303 Reynoldston Ln.
    Dallas, TX 75232
    4/18/2019 Alex W. Spence Talented and Gifted Academy Alex W. Spence Talented and Gifted Academy
    4001 Capitol Ave.
    Dallas, TX 75204
    4/18/2019 T. W. Browne and Zan Holmes Middle Schools Justin F. Kimball High School
    3606 S. Westmoreland Rd.
    Dallas, TX 75233
    4/23/2019 T. J. Marsh and E. D. Walker Middle Schools W. T. White High School
    4505 Ridgeside Dr.
    Dallas, TX 75244
    4/23/2019 L. V. Stockard Middle School L. V. Stockard Middle School
    2300 S. Ravinia Dr.
    Dallas, TX 75211
    4/24/2019 O.W. Holmes Middle School O. W. Holmes Middle School
    2001 E. Kiest Blvd.
    Dallas, TX 75216
    4/24/2019 W. E. Greiner Exploratory Arts Academy and Rosemont International Language Preparatory Middle School Sunset High School
    2120 W. Jefferson Blvd
    Dallas, TX 75208
    4/25/2019 Hector P. Garcia Middle School Hector P. Garcia Middle School
    700 E. 8th St.
    Dallas, TX 75203
    4/25/2019 Boude Storey and Sarah Zumwalt South Oak Cliff High School 
    4949 Village Fair
    Dallas, TX 75224