St. Martin Parish School Board College and Career Readiness Center held their Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Open House on Thursday, December 10, 2015. The public was invited to participate in their ribbon cutting ceremony, tour the school, and meet the faculty members and students. The College and Career Readiness Center has a variety of courses that meet the needs of all high school students in the St. Martin Parish School System. The students earn Industry Based Certification and College Credit. The College and Career Readiness Center has the following programs:
ProStart is a nationwide course that develops the best and brightest talent into tomorrowâ€™s restaurant and foodservice industry leaders.
The Nursing Assistant course provides the students with the knowledge and skills to successfully pass the State Nursing Assistant certification test.
The Oil and Gas course gives the students the general understanding of oil and gas production processes. In addition, the students achieve industry certification in Production Safety Systems (T2).
The Cosmetology I course and Cosmetology II course provide the students with an introduction to haircare, skin care and nail care.
The Electrician course provides students with the National Center for Construction Education Research core curriculum, which is a prerequisite to all level 1 craft curriculum. Also, the program prepares student to work in the electrical field.
The JROTC (Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) teaches cadets character education, student achievement, wellness, leadership, diversity, and promotes citizenship.
St. Martin Parish School Board College and Career Readiness Center is located on 702 W. Bridge Street Breaux Bridge, LA 70517. The College and Career Readiness Center has begun enrolling students for the spring semester. For more information students and parents may call the school at (337) 332-5924 and speak to Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Thibeaux-Clay, Principal or email firstname.lastname@example.org.