Apex Learning

Apex Learning is the leading provider of blended and virtual learning solutions to the nation’s schools. Our digital curriculum provides an active learner experience that engages all students in rigorous coursework to prepare them for college and work.

Khan Academy

The Khan Academy is an organization on a mission. It’s a not-for-profit with the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education to anyone anywhere.

DMV Written Test

The Oregon DMV offers free sample written tests that many families find useful when their members are ready to start studying for their driver’s license. Enjoy!

Oregon School Library System

Oregon School Library System (Secondary) is a great place for gathering information for your projects! Includes many links to helpful resources throughout the state.

Oregon Diploma

Oregon Diploma (High School Graduation Requirements) – To earn a diploma, students will need to successfully complete the credit requirements, demonstrate proficiency in the Essential Skills, and meet the personalized learning requirements.

Online Weather Center

“Earth Networks” Online Weather Center – View the current weather conditions and forecast for Career Tech High School is a very nice utility for checking internet connectivity, speed and bandwidth.

Mozilla Firefox

Mozilla Firefox is a robust and quick web browser that makes an excellent replacement for Internet Explorer (Windows). It is available for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux.

Lincoln County School District

Lincoln County School District is our district of residence – they grant the charter to Community Services Consortium, which oversees Career Tech. This link will take you directly to the district web site, with access to the district calendar, information, etc.


One of the best in open source software for your computer. Ubuntu is one of the versions of the Linux OS we use at Career Tech on our new servers and workstations.


NetSmartz® is an interactive, educational safety resource from the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and Boys & Girls Clubs of America for children (ages 5-17), parents, guardians, educators, and law enforcement that uses age-appropriate, 3-D activities to teach children how to stay safer on the Internet.

Driftwood Public Library

Driftwood Public Library is the CTHS official school library. Located just two floors below CTHS on the second floor of the city office building, Driftwood Public Library is an outstanding resource for students and families. Students are encouraged to get library cards, and to make full use of their facilities.

Online Dictionary is a publicly available online dictionary – good for spell checking! The links page is an excellent place to look for online dictionaries, including foreign language dictionaries, and good information about free public domain dictionaries.

Open Office

Open Office is a FREE office software suite. It is completely compatible with Microsoft Office, and is a viable replacement for Word, Excel, etc. It will open all Microsoft Office documents, and will even save in MS Office format.