Pearl River Central offers two year Career and Technical programs in a variety of occupational fields. These programs are designed to educate students on the core elements of various trades providing the the foundation and essential skills for them to join the workforce. 

Instructional Faculty

Vonda Fairey
    Culinary Arts Instructor

Melissa Long
    Early Childhood Education Instructor

Misti Dean
    Family & Consumer Science Instructor

Frank Hammen
    Information Technology Instructor

Jennifer Spence
    Health Science Instructor

Stacy Reese
    Teacher Academy Instructor

Seth McRaney
    Welding Instructor

Heather Burleson
    CTE Counselor

Ashley Stockstill
    Student Services Coordinator

Mission Statement

Our Mission

Engaging students with rigorous and relevant career and technical education for success in the post-secondary and industrial world.

Our Vision

High Expectations of Teaching and Learning:
  • Provide high quality instructors who inspire and engage students while continuously improving their craft.
  • Incorporate effective instructional strategies into the learning environment.
  • Provide instruction that is data-driven and provide evaluative measures for student performance.
  • Provide state of the art industry driven curriculum linking industry and College and Career Readiness standards to learning for students.
Our Collaboration With Our Communities:
  • Cultivate effective advisory boards working within program areas to stay current with industry standards.
  • Explore educational opportunities within the local community and area businesses.
  • Foster continuous communication and meaningful relationships with post-secondary institutions. 
  • Utilize the team approach through collaboration with students, parents and staff, ensuring the success of our students.
Pearl River Central Career and Technical Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability in the provision of educational programs and services or employment opportunities and benefits.

Title IX Coordinator - Dr. Lori Burkett,

District 504 Coordinator - Mr. Mike Posey,

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