• Hewitt-Trussville High School

    Academy Programs

    Through the Academy programs at HTHS, students in the Trussville community have the unique opportunity to explore and discover careers that match their strengths and fulfill their passions.

    HTHS Academy programs include:  Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, Hospitality and Culinary Arts, Electrical Construction, Computer Science, and Business Leadership Academies.   HTHS also partners with Trussville Fire and Rescue to train interested students as emergency medical responders and fire fighters.   Each academy program consists of 3 or more classes usually taken in a sequential order to build background knowledge, skills and expertise in the student's chosen career field. 

    HTHS also offers interested students the opportunity to apply to attend the Academy of Craft Training which is a regional training center located in downtown Birmingham.  Juniors and Seniors can apply to learn one of the following trades:  HVAC, Welding, Masonry, Building Construction.

    Our Work Based Learning Program offers students the opportunity to earn high school credit for paid work positions and non-paid internships.

    Please click the links to the left to learn more about each academy or program.  You can also contact Academies Coordinator, Joy Young at joy.young@trussvillecityschools.com.

  • Academy Classes and Certifications


  • Notice: All Career and Technical Education (CTE\Academy) opportunities at Hewitt Trussville High School and Hewitt Trussville Middle School are offered to all students without regard to race, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Lack of English language skills is not a barrier to admission and participation in Career and Technical Education (CTE\Academy) Programs. There are no specified admissions criteria for program participation. The following CTE\Academy Programs are available: PLTW Engineering Academy, PLTW Biomedical Sciences Academy, Business Leadership Academy, Hospitality and Culinary Arts Academy, Electrical Construction Academy, Computer Science Academy, Fire and Emergency Services Academy and Work Based Learning Program. CTE/Academy accessibility concerns should be directed to the Trussville City Schools Title IX/Section 504/Age Compliance Officer, Trussville Board of Education, 113 North Chalkville Road, Trussville, AL 35173.