200 Hillvue Lane, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
A.W. Beattie Career Center offers students an opportunity to explore a vocational or technical education program and advanced career preparation during their 10th, 11th and 12th grade years.
Students attending Beattie are enrolled in the afternoon session and spend the remaining half day at NAI or NASH. Three credits are awarded each year to students successfully completing vocational coursework. Beattie credits and grades are included in the QPA and class rank.
Students who attend Beattie may be eligible to earn math and/or science credits toward graduation requirements. Please see your Counselor for additional information.
Some Beattie programs require uniforms and equipment. The student and parents assume this cost. Therefore, students should obtain accurate cost information before enrolling for a course. Transportation is provided by the School District.
Applications to attend A.W. Beattie Career Center should be made during the second semester of 9th or 10th grade and will be carefully reviewed for selection. Further information concerning the Beattie program is available in the School Counseling Office.