Career and Technical Education

Mission Statement

The mission of the GLCSD Career and Technical Center is to provide a high-quality, technical, and hands-on education that lead students to career opportunities, and to become successful members of our community.


Vision Statement

To offer career pathway programs that are relevant to students’ interests, industry projections, and community needs that create seamless transitions to college and career.



The focus of the GLCSD Career and Technical Center is to prepare students for the competitive workforce through career and technical education.


The GLCSD Career & Technical Center is located adjacent to Greenwood High School.  Enrollment is open to students from Amanda Elzy, Greenwood, and Leflore County High Schools. 


Students apply for a career pathway program during the course selection process for the upcoming school year.  We currently offer the following programs and services:



Culinary Arts

Law & Public Safety


Digital Media

Simulation and Animation Design

Teacher Academy

Health Science

Work-Based Learning



Career and Technical Counseling Services

Students Support Services through our Student Services Coordinator




Jamie Jyles – Director of Career and Technical Center

Dr. Robie Greene – Student Services Coordinator

Shirley Speight – Secretary

LaKenda Price – CTE Guidance Counselor

Amy Slater – Work-Based Learning Instructor

Emma Dunlap – Culinary Arts Instructor

Kathy Robie – Law & Public Safety Instructor

Richard Reese – Carpentry Instructor

Leigha Watson – Digital Media / Simulation & Animation Design Instructor

Shakeya Leflore-Johnson – Teacher Academy Instructor

Linda Harris – Custodian



Career and Technical Center
616 Sycamore Avenue
Greenwood, Mississippi 38930