Why Full Day?
Fully immerse yourself into your technical programFull day students have the opportunity to spend extra time in their CTE program during advisory period each day. It is also common for academic teachers to collaborate with CTE teacher to create lessons that are relevant for students and their career goals.
Small class sizesNorth Tech keeps full day classes small, allowing you to pursue a more rigorous curriculum with tremendous support from your teachers.
Student AthleticsFull day students have the exclusive opportunity to join North Tech’s sports teams.
A diverse and supportive environmentNorth Tech full day students join from all over North St. Louis County. We celebrate our diversity and create an environment that welcomes all.
Full Day Credit Guidelines
|Current 9th Grade Applicants
Entering Full-Day Sophomores
|Current 10th Grade Applicants
Entering Full-Day Juniors
|Current 11th Grade Applicants
Entering Full-Day Seniors
|Minimum Required Credits at Time of Application||3||9||15|
|Minimum Required Credits for Admission||6||12||18|
|Required Total Core Credits Earned||3 Core of which 1 is Comm Arts||8 Core of which 1.5 is Comm Arts||11 Core of which 3 is Comm Arts|
|End of Course Exam (EOC) Requirements||Ninth grade English EOC||Ninth grade English and Algebra 1 EOCs||Ninth grade English, tenth grade English and Algebra 1 EOCs|
Frequently Asked Questions
How Do I Apply?
Complete an application online or fill out a paper application and submit it through your high school’s guidance office.
Meet with your school’s admission representative to complete the application process.
Who Can Apply to Tech?
All students attending St. Louis County high schools can apply to Tech. County residents who are home schooling or attending private schools are also eligible to apply.
Students must meet full day requirements in addition to pre-requisites for their chose program.
When Should I Apply?
Students can apply for Tech at anytime, but use the guidelines below to ensure your application is reviewed in a timely manner.
- Freshmen who want to attend Tech in the fall of sophomore yearBegin applying January of freshman year
- Sophomores who want to attend Tech in the spring of sophomore yearBegin applying at the beginning of sophomore year
- Sophomores who want to attend Tech in the fall of junior yearBegin applying at the beginning of sophomore year
Applications accepted all year, but space in programs will fill quickly
- Juniors who want to attend Tech in the spring of junior yearBegin applying at the beginning of junior year
Priority for full day consideration will be given to applicants who apply prior to June 1st.
Is There a Tuition Cost?
When Will I Know If I Am Accepted?
Is North Tech an A+ School?
If I Am Accepted, Do I Only Attend North Tech?
Yes, when you are accepted full day at North Tech, we become your high school. You will take both academic classes and your career major class at our school. Additionally, you can choose to participate in our many sports and clubs, school dances, and other events offered exclusively to North Tech full day students.