Wilkes County Schools

Skip to main content
Mobile Menu
Public Notice

Welcome to Career & Technical Education

 Career & Technical Education 
 Wilkes County Schools
Mission Statement
To create a highly trained and sustainable workforce by empowering students
to become successful citizens, workers, and leaders in a global economy.
Vision Statement 
To eliminate unemployment in Wilkes County by strategically aligning educational
offerings  with the needs of local business and industry.

2019 Annual Apprenticeship Signing Ceremony 
Students Dylan P. and Jayme M. signing their apprenticeship wilkes paperwork in the board room.

Congratulations to our Wilkes County Apprentices!  Apprenticeship Wilkes hosted a signing ceremony in the Becky Lakey Board Room honoring Jayme M. (InfusionPoints), Dylan P. (Gardner Glass), and Jordan M. (Vulcan). Each of these students completed their pre-apprenticeship in the summer of 2019 & were offered a formal apprenticeship upon successful completion. 


These students will be learning valuable skills from both on the job training and courses with Wilkes Community College, specific to their trade. A big 'Thank You' to Wilkes Economic Development Corporation for sponsoring this event. 

Students receive Microsoft Word 2016 Certification
Congratulations to Mr. Carter’s Microsoft Word and PowerPoint students at West Wilkes High School for passing their Word 2016 certification exam! #CTEWilkes Congratulations, to Mr. Carter's Microsoft Word and PowerPoint students at West Wilkes High School for passing their Word 2016 certification exam.
New Future Farmers of America, Regional Vice President Named
Bryan C. the new Regional Vice President of Future Farmers of America
Congratulations, Bryan C. for being named Regional Vice President of Future Farmers of America. Bryan is a student at East Wilkes High School and member of the East Wilkes Future Farmers of America Chapter.
Non-Discrimination Statement
In compliance with federal laws, Wilkes County Schools administers all locally operated educational programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination because of race, religion, national or ethnic origin, color, age, marital status, pregnancy, military service, disability, or gender, and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups, except where exemption is appropriate and allowed by law. 

Declaración Sobre la Discriminación
De acuerdo con las leyes federales todos los programas educativos locales y toda actividad de empleo del sistema escolar del condado de Wilkes se administra sin discriminación en base a la raza, la religión, el origen nacional o étnico, el color, la edad, el estatus marital, estado de embarazo, servicio militar, discapacidad o género, excepto cuando la exención sea la apropiada o permitida por ley.