Career and Technical Education Student Organizations

  • Students enrolled in Career and Technical Education courses are encouraged to join and participate in related Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs). Career and Technical Student Organizations are an integral part of the Career and Technical Education program in Huntsville ISD.
    These organizations provide an opportunity for students to participate in a variety of activities including: community service projects; local, state, and national competitions; and enhanced instructional programs while in class. Through these youth leadership organizations, students have the opportunity to develop leadership and communication skills.
    CTSO's at Huntsville High:
    SkillsUSA - for students interested in bio-related technology, cosmetology, communications, computer applications, manufacturing, energy, power, and transportation.
    Sponsors: Kayla Neal, Ryann Kaaa-Bauer and Jordan Huebner
    Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) - for students interested in Health Science Technology.
    Sponsors: Virginia Lenoir
    Business Professionals of America (BPA) - for students interested in communications, business, marketing, and finance.
    Sponsors: Denise Carpenter and Sandra Cruz
    Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE) - is a co-curricular statewide student organization created to allow young men and women an opportunity to explore the teaching profession.
    Sponsors: Susan Cook
    Future Farmers of America (FFA) - is a co-curricular a national and statewide student organization created to foster experience in students in the areas of farming, agriculture, livestock, horticulture, agricultural mechanics, and leadership.
    Sponsors: Amanda Ermis, Allison Wockenfuss, Jeff Sockwell, and Kenneth Goines
    Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) - is a national organization that provides personal growth, leadership development, and career preparation opportunities for students in Family and Consumer Science Education.
    Sponsors: Amanda Cason
    National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) - is an honor society for outstanding career and technical education students of workforce vocational educational education institutions in the United States.
    Sponsors: Ryann Kaaa-Bauer
    To get your student involved in one or more of the CTSOs, feel free to contact the sponsors.