Career & Technical Education

Career and Technical Education offered through Jefferson-Lewis BOCES. These programs prepare students for life success. Programs are available locally for both high school and adult students in a variety of fields.

Courses are offered in fields and industry of high demand and employability. Industry representatives serve on advisory committees which are consulted on a regular basis to make sure each program meets the highest standards.

Career and Technical Education programs are taught at two technical centers located in Jefferson and Lewis Counties, the Charles H. Bohlen, Jr. Technical Center in Watertown, NY and the Howard G. Sackett Technical Center in Glenfield, NY.

For further information, please visit the website -

To view specific information on each program that is offered, visit this section of the BOCES -

Advanced Placement

Carthage High School offers several Advanced Placement courses for students to include English Language*, English Literature*, World History*, US History, Human Geography, Calculus II, Biology*, and Environmental Science.

*Indicates dual enrollment courses through SUNY Canton.

Carthage High School has college connections with SUNY Canton,(Mathematics) SUNY Jefferson (Spanish, French, US History, Art), SUNY Morrisville (Animal Science, Environmental Science), Rochester Institute of Technology (Technology via Project Lead the Way).

To view a full comprehensive list of courses offered, click here for the Course Description Bulletin

For more information on Carthage High School view the School Profile below.

Be sure to check out the School Counseling section of the High School website.

Project Lead the Way

Carthage Central's local college affiliate is Rochester Institute of Technology

Carthage offers an Engineering program which includes:

  • -Introduction to Engineering Design
  • -Principles of Engineering
  • -Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • -Digital Electronics
  • -Engineering Design & Development (not a college credit option)

For more about this program, please visit their website at