• First Day of School

    First Day of School

    Juniors & New Students start Monday, Aug. 20!
    Seniors start Tuesday, August 21!
    If you DID NOT attend Welcome Week you will get your SCHEDULE the first day of school.
    Be sure to print your FORMS
    and turn them in the first day!

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  • Preschool & Childcare Now Enrolling

    Preschool & Childcare Now Enrolling

    Preschool 3-5 yr. olds
    Toddlers 18 mo-3yrs
    Infants 6 weeks-18 mo.

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  • Choose Pioneer

    Choose Pioneer

    Want to be Career Ready after high school? Will you be College Bound after high school? Either way Pioneer has something for you! With over 35 career-tech labs Pioneer offers something for everyone.

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Find Your Way at Pioneer Career & Technology Center

Map out a new course for yourself and your future. Develop expertise, confidence, and a strong work ethic, so you can find a job doing what you love. At Pioneer, you will be equipped with the skills you need to excel, whether you plan to go to college or enter directly into the workforce.

What you’ll learn in class will have an immediate and practical application in labs that then translates into real work for the real world. Industry-experienced instructors will guide you through hands-on learning and academic preparation. Earn business and industry certifications and college credits to launch you into college and the region’s high-demand careers.

Find Your People

Students from all across North Central Ohio come together at Pioneer. They’re people like you: people who are ready to start making their education work for them.

Whether you are a high school student looking for an alternative to sitting in class all day long or an adult learner who is ready to make a job change to provide a better life for you and your loved ones, Pioneer will help you connect with a community of other students just like you.

Find Your 21st Century Career

Seventy-five percent of future jobs will be considered a skilled trade. Position yourself to compete in this changing economy by learning skills that translate into skilled labor. At Pioneer, you can prepare to enter a trade directly or ready yourself to continue training for a two- or four-year college degree.

As a high school student, Pioneer can help you get a jumpstart on college and help you save money doing so. College credits earned in high school are free!  In addition to this value-add, your experience at Pioneer can be used to fund future educational endeavors, such as college or advanced career training.

High School

Explore over 35 career-training programs offered at Pioneer. 

Adult Education 

Start a new career, develop a new skill, or make a new start through adult education programs at Pioneer. 

Preschool & Childcare

Give your child a safe and caring learning experience at Pioneer. 



“To learn and not to do is really not to learn. To know and not to do is really not to know.”

― Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Recent Updates

Welcome Week 2018

Pioneer Career and Technology Center is hosting Welcome Week Tuesday, August 7th 9-3; Wednesday, August 8th 9-3; Thursday, August 9th 12-6.Welcome Week is when Pioneer high school students are invited to visit the building, register, pick up schedules, have their picture ID made and pay school fees for the school year.  Parents/Guardians are encouraged to visit our website at www.PioneerCTC.edu prior to Welcome Week to download and complete the required student forms.  If you do not have access to the internet or a printer, please come prepared with phone numbers and addresses of emergency contacts (including dentist, doctor, and hospital information.)

FCCLA National Leadership Conference

FCCLA National Leadership Conference

The National Leadership Conference for FCCLA took place this past week in Atlanta, Georgia. Destinee Hunt, who is a Pioneer Performing Arts student attending Pioneer Career & Technology Center from Crestline High School was a Silver Medal winner in Illustrated Talk. In the photo with her is Devon Reed who received a Gold Medal in Career Investigation. He will be attending Pioneer as a Junior for the 2018-2019 school year in Criminal Justice. Thank you Mrs. Bruce for a job well done in competing on the National level for the 9th straight year in a row and 10 total trips to nationals! You are amazing!

Pioneer Students Compete at HOSA International Competition

Pioneer Students Compete at HOSA International Competition

The HOSA Internationals competition in Dallas, Texas went well this past week. Out of the nine Pioneer students participating we had two that finished 8th place in Community Awareness. They were Destiny Rose, from Lexington High School, and Elyse Bishop, from Buckeye Central High School. We also had one student advance to the second round of competition and that was the only junior on the trip, Alexis Bise, from Ontario High School. Chaperones and students all had a good time and it was exciting and an honor to have these fine young ladies as our representatives for Pioneer Career & Technology Center.


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Pioneer Career and Technology Center
27 Ryan Road
Shelby, Ohio, 44875

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