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Northwest Career & Technical High School

Northwest Career & Technical High School

Earn a high-school diploma while earning a certificate or degree in a technical field in the Northwest Career & Technical High School (NWCTHS) at Clover Park Technical College (CPTC). Located on the CPTC Lakewood campus, NWCTHS is proud to offer high school students faster pathways to college and careers through high-quality career and technical education.

For 2021 Winter quarter, NWCTHS will continue to offer the majority of classes online. Students in CPTC workforce training programs may have face-to-face courses to practice hands-on skills. The college has extensive safety protocols in place to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

 

Please check back later for application.

 
  1. Complete Intent to Enroll Form

  2. Talk to your program instructor to determine your Winter courses.

  3. Register online in MyCC. You may see tuition charges appear; these will be manually removed by staff. Please remember that while tuition charges are paid for by the high school, you are responsible to pay for fees, books, and supplies needed.

  4. If you have any questions about your courses, concerns about your progress, need mental health or financial supports, etc, do not hesitate to reach out to your counselor Jane Davis (Jane.Davis@cptc.edu) or Amy Robertson-Bullen (amy.roberston-bullen@cptc.edu)or email nwtchs@cptc.edu

 
  1. Complete Intent to Enroll Form

  2. Talk to your counselor to determine your Winter courses:
    Your counselor will try to connect with you in November, but you can reach out any time. If you have any questions about your courses, concerns about your progress, need mental health or financial supports, etc, reach out right away to your counselor Jane Davis (Jane.Davis@cptc.edu) or Amy Robertson-Bullen (amy.roberston-bullen@cptc.edu).

 
  1. Complete Intent to Enroll Form. You will hear back from NWCTHS staff to talk about your goals and options.
  2. To complete enrollment, you will be asked to complete the following:
    a. CPTC Admissions Form
    b. Provide signed District Release form (from current/former school district)
    c. Provide high school transcripts
    d. Provide signed Release of Information form to allow communication with parent/guardian or other supporting adult.

Please see the above instructions on how to enroll. We are happy to help you. Please email nwcths@cptc.edu or call 253.589.5770.

Northwest Career & Technical High School follows the CPTC academic calendar.

Option B

Earn a high-school diploma and enroll in an afternoon career path with high-school students. For this option, you take academic classes Monday - Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. The cost for Option B paths* is a $50 refundable book deposit plus the cost of some supplies.

The career-path offerings are:

  • Introduction to Automotive
  • Cosmetology
  • Certified Nursing Assistant* 

These are subject to sufficient enrollment.

*The Nursing Assistant path has additional fees for licensing, testing, and background checks.

Entrance Requirements

To enroll at NWC&THS, you must...

  • Be at least 16 and not older than 21
  • Be a current high-school junior or senior
  • Provide an official transcript and state test scores
  • Obtain a release from your school district of residence each school year
  • Provide your own transportation
  • Have an up-to-date certificate of immunization

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