Career Education

2016-2017 RISD Career Education Courses Offer a Variety of Pathways to Explore

For the 2016-2017 school year, Rockwall ISD will offer career-related courses in pathways for graduation endorsements in Business & Industry, Public Service and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math). For more information about pathways and courses available in each endorsement, please review the links below:

In addition, Rockwall ISD offers programs of study in the Arts & Humanities endorsement.

Each high school campus has several unique career education programs of study that are only available at that campus. Students have an opportunity to attend alternate campuses for the program of their choice via RISD transportation.

This year, Rockwall-Heath High School will begin a new Aerospace Engineering program.  New Health Science courses for Pharmacy Technician, Medical Billing & Coding, and EMT certification will also be available. Both high schools will offer free dual credit courses for Automotive Technology and Welding, held from 1:00-5:00 at Eastfield College. Bus transportation will be provided.

See the Rockwall ISD Academic Planning Guide for more information on all course options. For information about course registration, please contact a campus counselor.


Rockwall ISD Career Education Instructors are seeking mentors for a variety of student organizations and to serve as classroom guest speakers or judges for competitions. For more information about mentoring a career education program or to obtain additional information about career education in Rockwall ISD, please contact Jean Laswell at 469.698.7055.

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Jean Laswell - Career and Technical Education Coordinator

Jean Laswell

Career and Technical Education Coordinator
(469) 698-7055

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Texas Education Agency (CTE)

Business Professionals of America

Marketing Education Association

Future Business Leaders of America

Future Farmers of America

States’ Career Clusters Initiative

Career Education