Belle Chasse High School Offers 4 distinct pathways for the Classes 2018-2024:
- Manufacturing, Construction, Crafts, and Logistics
- Digital Media, Arts, and Entertainment
- Health Sciences
- Hospitality, Tourism, Culinary, and Retail Pathway
Students must designate which pathway he/she will pursue by the completion of their sophomore year.
Please see the attachment below for pathway elective information.
Why these pathways were chosen:
As Plaquemines Parish School Board works to align course progressions with workforce economic projections, we are informing you of the most recent Bureau of Labor/Statistics (BLS) workforce data.
BLS April 2016 Statistic Release:
Construction- over the year this field has had the largest gain: 7,000 jobs
Health Sciences- this sector has increased by 6,800 jobs. This path has increased over the year every month since October 2006.
Hospitality, Retail, and Tourism (HRT)- over the last month, the largest increase was seen in the HRT sector by 3,000 jobs; the sub-sector, culinary, increased by 2,100 jobs.
More information on pathways can be obtained through contacting the counselors' office at 504-595-6611.
The Class of 2025 and beyond will have 9 Pathways to choose from:
qAgriculture, Food & Natural Resources (AFNR)
qArts, A/V Technology & Communication (ATC)
qArchitecture & Construction (AC)
qBusiness, Management and Administration (BMA)
qHealth Sciences (HS)
qHospitality & Tourism (HT)
qInformation Technology (IT)
qLaw, Public Safety, Corrections & Security (LPSCS)
For more information please see the following slides
*all course offerings and certifications are subject to change as BCHS and PPSB continue to expand and become more college and career ready for our students.