Francis L. Cardozo Education Campus

Principal: Arthur Mola

CTE Programming Offered:
Students at Francis L. Cardozo Education Campus have the option to join one of three CTE pathways. In addition to project-based learning coursework and the opportunity to earn industry-recognized certifications, Cardozo Academy students will hear from guest speakers, participate in field trips to industry sites, and complete paid internships.

IT/Networking prepares students for career opportunities in an expanding computer science, technology, and digital workplace. Students will learn a diverse set of computational thinking concepts, fundamentals, and tools, allowing them to gain understanding and build confidence.

Internship Opportunities: WMATA, District Dept. of Transportation, iStrategy Labs

Engineering & Electro-Mechanical
Engineering & Electro-Mechanical answers an acute need for engineers in the US by educating high school students in the principles of engineering and providing exciting learning in the fields of electronics, aerospace, civil engineering, and architecture. The Project Lead the Way curriculum provides opportunities to apply science, technology, engineering, and math through project-based, hands-on courses.

Internship Opportunities: Pepco, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Certifications: Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP) in AutoCAD, International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians (ISCET)


  • Limbic Systems, Inc.
  • iStrategy Labs
  • Government of the District of Columbia
  • CompTIA
  • Georgetown University
  • Encyde Corporation


CTE Program of Study

Point of Contact

Cheryl Rodgers
Director, TransSTEM Academy

Aris Pangilinan
Teacher, TransSTEM Academy (Computer Science & Math)

Christopher Frazier
Teacher, TransSTEM Academy (Engineering)

Terrance Richards
Teacher, TransSTEM Academy (Engineering-PLTW)