Career & Technical Education

2020-2021 CTE Instructional Support

Mr. Garcia
Rogelio Garcia
College Career and Military Readiness Director
(Advanced Academics, Dual Enrollment, CTE) 

Aurora Rojas
CTE Administrative Assistant

Griselda Lozano
CTE Certification Specialist/Trainer


CHS Senior Crown Parade


7th Annual

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The 7th Annual Laredo Media and Film Festival at Laredo College on Thursday and Friday, February 27 and 28.  Had 110 attendees for both days. Several schools participating this year (VMT, Nixon, Martin, Cigarroa, United, C.C. Winn-Eagle Pass, Eagle Pass High School, Laredo College and TAMIU).

Students participated in our annual contests in the following categories:  Animation, Public Service Announcements, Photography and Film/Documentary. 
Here are the winners:

There were nine speakers, who provided relevant workshops in the different areas of the industry:


  • Sammy “The House” Ramirez-(Radio Workshop)
  • Luis Tienda Jr.-(Video Workshop)
  • Rolando Sanchez (Photography Workshop)
  • Joel Cotton (Marketing Workshop)
  • Rafael Benavides (Public Relations Workshop)
  • Patricio Salinas (Documentary Workshop)
  • Sharon Arteaga (Film Workshop)
  • Brenda Camacho (TV News Reporter Workshop)
  • Ashley Salas (Graphic Design Workshop)



November 2019:

Official Opening of the J. W. Nixon
 BIPS Early College Academy

October 2019:
MHS Automotive
Martin High Automotive Program
receives a Ford Mustang 4 Cylinder
gas engine from Mr. Johnny Watson.

May 2019:
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    105 Cigarroa High School students
         in Dual Enrollment Programs
        Graduate from Laredo College

April 2019:
NHS A1 Field Trip
NHS Automotive Students at A1 Collision 

February 2019:
Life 2019
Laredo International Fair & Exposition 2019

CHS Job Fair 2019

- CTE Proclamation Week 2019
PROC 2019
   - CHS at City Hall

The IRS, UISD and the Laredo Coalition's VITA program kicked off the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) services for Laredo. District 5 Council Member Nelly Vielma presented a Proclamation for “EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT AWARENESS DAY” in Laredo, Texas.

December 2018:

-The CHS Film Club produced The American Dream 

October 2018

- The CHS Film Club produced the following video in coordination with the CHS Library Club.   Previewing Books using QR Codes-In observance of National Principals' Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Cigarroa Film Club proudly presented the following tribute to Ms. Laura Flores.  The two minute video was also entered in the National Principals' Month Contest.  Tribute to Mrs. Laura Flores



October 2019:

MHS Automotive MHS Automotive
Martin High Automotive Program
receives a V8 engine from
Paul Young Family Chevrolet

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KGNS Full Story

May 2019:
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LMT Online Published 2:50 AM CDT, Sunday, May 12, 2019
Cantu Early College students
with Nursing Certificates

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CHS Students Andres Gutierrez and Antonio Portos won the National Congressional APP Challenge with App "Ode to the Stars" under the direction and support of CTE teacher, Alex Castro.
Winners received a trip to Washington, DC and $250 from Amazon.
View local news KGNS report posted Wednesday Feb. 20, 2019.

January 2019:

Mr. Rogelio Garcia at KGNS for Parent Information Night
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