Admissions Policy

Quincy Public Schools Career & Technical Education Admissions Policy

QPS Career & Technical Education admissions policy contact [email protected]

Please review the full QPS CVTE Program Admissions Policy (excerpted from School Committee Policy Section 10.)

Quincy Residents:

All Quincy high-school age residents are eligible to enroll in Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs. Current QPS students, students enrolled in private or parochial schools, and home-schooled students may apply for admission to CTE programs.


Students not residing in Quincy may also be accepted on a space-available basis. Students must successfully complete the same application and interview process as QPS students.

Application Process:

Students in grade 9, 10, and 11 apply for the program of their choice. Admission is granted based on scholastic achievement, attendance, conduct, recommendations, and an interview. Grade 12 students are accepted for the first year of a major, as an elective, on a space available basis after underclass students have been accommodated.

Limited English or Disabilities Application Assistance:

Students with limited English proficiency may receive assistance with the application. Students with disabilities may request reasonable accommodations and/or assistance with the application process.

Non-Discrimination Policy:

Quincy Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, homelessness status, national origin, or handicap, in its educational activities or employment practices as required by Title IX of the 1972 Federal Education Amendments, Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act, and by Chapter 62 of the General Laws for the State of Massachusetts.