Advanced Technical Programs
ARTEC/ARTE I Regional Professional Technical Charter Schools (ARTEC/ARTE I RPTCS) offers advanced high-end professional technical programs of instruction to students in the Magic Valley and Wood River Valley areas. Currently, programs, which offer outstanding career opportunities, are available in Electronics, Diesel Mechanics, Information Technology, Health Occupations, Automotive Technology, Auto Body, Cabinetry/Millwork, Residential Construction, Finance and Marketing, and Automated Manufacturing. Graduates will have the option of applying for jobs in their chosen field and/or the option of continuing post-secondary education in their chosen field with college credit already on their transcripts. Graduates will find meaningful jobs available that provide good beginning pay with opportunities for advancement.
Partnership with Local School Districts, College of Southern Idaho, and Others
ARTEC/ARTE I RPTCS work in collaboration with local school districts, the College of Southern Idaho, private schools, chambers of commerce, local business and industry, and home schooled students’ parents to provide advanced technical education to all area high school age students. Programs are offered directly on-site in the local area high schools.
Public High School Students, Private School Students, Home School Students
Area high school students can take ARTEC/ARTE I RPTCS programs as part of their area local high school program and can receive their local high school credit, College of Southern Idaho college credits, and/or ARTEC/ARTE I RPTCS credits. Private and area public high school students will receive diplomas from their private or area public high school and/or from ARTEC/ARTE I RPTCS. Home school students can earn a high school diploma from ARTEC/ARTE I RPTCS by receiving academic instruction from fully qualified and certificated teachers through Idaho Digital Learning Academy in cooperation with ARTEC/ARTE I RPTCS.