Clifton Career Development School is a centralized Career Technical Education program serving students across all Austin ISD comprehensive high schools. Clifton offers courses in Applied Agricultural Engineering (Welding), Early Learning, Culinary Arts, Health Science, Hospitality, and Plant Science. Students complete a coherent sequence of courses that incorporate classroom instruction, hands-on labs, and volunteer internships designed to meet personal transition goals. Students additionally earn industry-driven certifications, which combined with their Clifton instruction, help ensure they are ready for life after high school. This might mean entering the workforce directly or continuing their education in their chosen career field.
Clifton's mission is to provide purposeful engaging instruction, in a supportive and safe environment, to ensure students are college, career, and life ready.
Students welcome the Austin ISD and surrounding community to participate in luncheons, plant sales, and other campus events to support Clifton programs.
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In recognition of the disruption caused by the COVID-19 emergency, TEA labeled all campuses Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster for the 2020-21 school year.
Source: Texas Education Agency