Welcome ToWilliam D. Ford Career Technical Center
Mission Statement & Points of Pride
We, the William D. Ford Career-Technical Center staff, will prepare our students with the knowledge, technological proficiency, and personal skills essential for success in an increasingly complex society.
Points of Pride
- Annual School-Wide Writing Program
- Anti-Bullying Policy Adopted
- Student Mentorship Program
- 16 Community Outreach Programs/Events
- 11 Regional HOSA winners. 45 Regional HOSA finalists.
- More than $165,000.00 awarded in Career Technical specific scholarships.
- Four First Place winners in various Welding competitions.
- IVD team took Best in Presentation at the Masters of Mobility competition
- Three students recognized for the State of Michigan Breaking Traditions award, with one receiving the Merit Award for Excellence.
- Sixth consecutive year as a Green School maintaining Evergreen status.
Cost of Educating a Student
This year's Coffee with the Superintendent will take place on April 11th, 2019 at 9am. Location will be at Schweitzer Elementary School (2601 Treadwell, Westland MI 48186)
April 25, 26, and 27th at 7pmStockmeyer Auditorium (Wayne Memorial High School)
Tickets are $12
Doors open 30 minutes before each show
When: May 14, 2019
1st session: 8am to 10am
2nd session: 11am to 1:30pm
Please join us on Tuesday, May 14th for participation in William D. Ford Career Technical Center’s Annual Job Fair. Meet with 30+ companies and discuss post-secondary options such as:
- Full or part-time employment in the workforce
- Full or part-time employment with a company that offers an Apprenticeship Program
- Full or part-time employment with a company that offers tuition reimbursement
- Employment options with the military
Resume and/or Interviewing skills support provided by the Job Placement Office. Please contact Mrs. Bobowski (734-419-2142) or Mrs. Bigelow (734-419-2116) to make an appointment or for more information.
Career Tech Latest News
Sunshine and Rainbows Preschool and Early Childhood/Teacher Education students learned some Tae Kwon Do basics today at Kick Tae Kwon Do in Wayne.
Today students will be receiving Paczki Donuts from Chef Tony and his culinary arts program.
Students from left to right: Austin Schafer, Brenden Booth, Jacob Shirley, DeAsia Rodwell
Wayne Westland's William D. Ford Career Technical Center Hosted the Southeast Michigan Regional Construction Competition on Thursday. Students are given a print and required to build an entire structure on their own, using the skills they learned in their construction class. The Wayne Westland students did exceptionally well with Austin Schafer taking first place.
Student Hours: 7:25 am - 1:50 pm
Ford Career Tech Calendar
|‹ March 2019 ›|
30 Marthru Apr 7
No School - Spring RecessDate: Mar 30 - Apr 7Location: William D. Ford Career-Tech CenterCalendar: William D. Ford Career Technical Center
No School - Good FridayDate: Apr 19Location: William D. Ford Career-Tech CenterCalendar: William D. Ford Career Technical Center
P.M. - No Students - Professional Development 11:10 AM to 1:50 PMP.M. - No Students - Professional DevelopmentDate: May 24Time: 11:10 AM to 1:50 PMLocation: William D. Ford Career-Tech CenterCalendar: William D. Ford Career Technical Center
No School - Memorial Day RecessDate: May 27Location: William D. Ford Career-Tech CenterCalendar: William D. Ford Career Technical Center
Exams - A.M. in A.M. - No Students in P.M. 7:25 AM to 10:05 AMExams - A.M. in A.M. - No Students in P.M.Date: Jun 12Time: 7:25 AM to 10:05 AMLocation: William D. Ford Career-Tech CenterCalendar: William D. Ford Career Technical Center