WHS program of study logos for Arts, Media, and Entertainment; Building and Construction Trades, and Marketing, Sales, and Se

  • Mission and Purpose

    Mission Statement

    WHS CTE provides all students access to high-quality, career-focused programs that inspire, guide and empower them for post-secondary college and careers.


    WHS CTE programs contribute to the broad educational achievement of students, by preparing students for successful transition into the workforce and/or postsecondary education.



    Assistant Principal overseeing CTE: Kaden Bahner
    Email: kbahner@rjuhsd.us
    Phone: 916-771-6565 x4014



    A CTE Pathway is a sequence of three courses (Introductory, Concentrator, Capstone) in an industry sector. These courses provide a set of skills that culminate in a demonstration of those skills that meet industry standards.

    Woodcreek High School offers the following programs of study.

    Business Entrepreneurship - Paul Hayes

    Commercial Music Project - Jason Bond

    Construction Technology - Tyson Maytanes

    PLTW Engineering – Andrew Rusnak


    CTE Electives

    Woodcreek High School offers the following CTE courses that are available in addition to our programs of study.

    3D Animation - Steve Shiro

    Childhood Development - Melisa Elko

    Computer Science - Wendy Ghyselinck

    Multimedia - Mark Hajewski


    Benefits to taking Career Technical Education courses

    Industry connections

    Opportunity to apply learned skills

    Equal emphasis on academics and career training

    Provides relevance to academic learning