MERIT CTE

Welcome to Career and Technical Education at Merit Preparatory Academy

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MERIT CTE

Merit Preparatory Academy offers a wide variety of CTE courses in the following cluster areas:

  • Arts/Visual Technology & Communication
  • Architecture & Construction
  • Computer Science & Information Technology
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Hospitality & Tourism
  • CTSO

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CTE CAREER PATHWAYS

Click below to access information regarding the most recent career pathways within the 13 career clusters.

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DEPARTMENT OF WORKFORCE SERVICES

Click below to access interactive data regarding the labor market.

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CAREER AND TECHNICAL STUDENT ORGANIZATION (CTSO) SITES

Click below for links to helpful national and state websites.

 

QUICK LINKS

Below are some quick resources to learn more about CTE and other educational programs in Utah.

 

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NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY

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GRIEVANCE POLICY

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CTE EDUCATORS

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Amanda Kuhnz Spencer

Director of Operations 

amanda.kuhnz@meritacademy.org  

Mike Condie

Director of Students

mike.condie@meritacademy.org

David Buckley

CTE Teacher / Web Development / Computer Science 9 / HTML 5 App Dev / Programming (Game Design) / Jazz Band

david.buckley@meritacademy.org

Gaynor Brunson

Video and TV Broadcasting / Audio and Video Productions / Audio Engineering and Song Writer / Music Video Production / Social Media Video Production

gaynor.brunson@meritacademy.org

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Kenon Dohmen

CTE Teacher / Digital Literacy / Digital Graphic Arts / Photoshop / Commercial Photo / CCA

kenon.dohmen@meritacademy.org

James West

Science Teacher / AP Physics / Astronomy / Student Council Advisor / Engineering Technology / Engineering Principles 

james.west@meritacademy.org

Ruth Campbell

Culinary Arts / Food Services Director

ruth.campbell@meritacademy.org

Scott Jenkins

Counselor / Wood Shop Instructor

scott.jenkins@meritacademy.org

RECENT MERIT CTE ACTIVITIES

Craig Gandolf presenting at assembly

MERIT GUEST SPEAKER

Friday, October 21, 2022

Craig Gandolf (original founder of the Gandolfo’s restaurant) was the guest speaker at a Merit Quest Time assembly. He presented ideas for getting a job and preparing for a future career.

Students talking at marketing booth for career fair

MERIT CAREER FAIR

Monday, October 24, 2022

Each year, Merit hosts a Career Fair, where community members present on a wide range of career options. From toy making to marketing, blacksmithing to photography, the presentations helped our students get expert tips regarding ways to prepare for future career opportunities. We also had representatives from college, universities, and technical programs with information about how to take the next steps toward higher education.

 

CHECK OUT THESE RESOURCES HIGHLIGHTING CTE STUDENT SUCCESS

“What Students Are Saying About Career and Technical Education”

“Students Advocate for CTE: Success Stories”

 

 

Want to learn more about CTE at Merit Preparatory Academy?

ADDRESS

1440 W. Center St.
Springville, UT 84663

SCHOOL HOURS

Monday – Thursday
8:30am – 3:05pm

Friday (Early Out):
8:30am – 1:45pm

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