DCPS is now accepting applications for the IT Dual Enrollment/Internship program for Summer 2021. Applications are due on March 5th, 2021. Click here for application details!

Academy of Automotive Service & Repair

The Academy of Automotive Service & Repair (Auto Tech) at Ballou HS gives students knowledge of the major automotive systems and the principles of diagnosing and servicing these systems. With a hands-on curriculum, rigorous classroom learning, and the opportunity to earn the ASE industry certification, the program prepares students for a varied automotive industry that requires skills in math, science, communications, and technical abilities. After three years of coursework, students will be prepared for growing careers in the automotive repair industry, which is expected to have a 30 percent growth rate through 2020.