Career Technology Education Program
in Environmental Science (CTE)
BGA is proud to offer the only Environmental Science Career and Technical Education (CTE) Program in Boston Public Schools federally funded CTE programs of study.
Intended for 9th-12th Graders with an interest in a career in environmental science, students in this exciting program take in-depth courses, experience special field trips and projects, learn how to operate a container farm, and learn how to run a business. Students get to partner with industry leaders for internships and explore the career possibilities in this growing and important field. Upon completion of the program they will also receive valuable industry-wide certifications that can open doors to employment and strengthens college applications. BGA is the only school in Boston to offer this program and we are very excited to bring this great opportunity to our students.
This program is open to any student enrolled at BGA. Students apply through a separate applications in 9th grade; there is space for up to 20 students. If spots open up in grades 10, 11 or 12, students may be able to transfer in. For more information, please review the two documents below:
To learn more, please contact David Kramer, our Director of Green Programs.
Environmental Science Program students during their first annual "Trashion Show", a fashion show made with repurposed trash.
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Here is the video of our students taking thermal images of Boston's Old State House in preparation for historical, Green renovations.