AgriScience – CTE Program of Study
The AgriScience program is designed to prepare students for employment in the Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources career cluster. Students completing this program will possess the appropriate cluster technical knowledge and skills associated with the production, processing, marketing, distribution, financing, and development of agricultural commodities and resources including food, fiber, wood products, natural resources, horticulture, and other plant and animal products/resources. In addition to the required technical skills, students will also develop leadership, advanced employability, critical thinking, applied academic, and life management skills. The program utilizes a delivery system made up of three essential and required components: formal instruction, experiential education through Supervised Agricultural Experiences (SAE), leadership and personal development through the Career and Technical Student Organization, FFA.
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Reagan Steele - Mesquite High
How has AgriScience impacted your high school experience?
I met some of my best friends in the program and made some awesome memories. It helped give me a program that I could devote my free time to and be able to enjoy high school much more.
Do you believe what you’ve learned in this course has prepared you for your future career?
Yes, of course! It helped me realize my passion for agriculture and livestock.
Would you recommend AgriScience courses to your peers?
This program was the greatest thing to happen to me and I am so grateful I was able to be in it for all four years of my high school experience. It made me into the person I am today and helped me realize my passion for livestock and agriculture.