Preparing students for college and career through instructional partnership with DeSoto County Schools and the local business community 

Allyson Killough, Principal


Welcome to Career Tech West

     We are very excited about your interest in Career Tech West. We serve approximately 375 students from eight DeSoto County high schools: Lake Cormorant, Horn Lake, Southaven, DeSoto Central, Olive Branch, Center Hill, Lewisburg and Hernando.

     High school students typically begin their Career Tech commitment their sophomore or junior years for one block/class of their school day.

     Students can choose one of our eight programs, and with completion of the program, students receive four elective credits toward graduation. Our programs are as follows:

Health Science

Engineering and Robotics

Digital Media

Information Technology

Culinary Arts





Please contact us directly should you have any further questions about Career Tech West.

CTC West Open House

Tuesday, August 3


1005 Kuykendall Lane

Horn Lake, MS 38637

For 2021-2022 transportation will be provided for students from all schools. Second-year students may drive with parent permission.


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