Smithfield High School

Career & Technical Education Programs

Smithfield High School’s Career and Technical Education Pathway programs offer students the opportunity to begin defining their future from the very beginning of high school. For more than 25 years, our Pathway programs have offered students a three to four course sequence, college credits, and work based learning experiences, giving students a head start in their career field.

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CTE Pathway programs are open to all Smithfield High School students, as well as to students from outside of the district through our application.

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There is a pathway for you

Smithfield High School is proud to offer 5 RIDE approved Career and Technical Education Pathways, with an additional 6th program in the application process (Culinary Arts).

Rhode Island students living outside of Smithfield are welcome to apply to a CTE pathway here at SHS. Take a moment and explore our programming options to find the best fit for you, and do not hesitate to reach out with any questions (

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