El Cerrito High School’s Green Automotive Technology C.P.A. offers students the opportunity to learn how cars function, how to service them and the potential of ” Alternative” fuels and drive system.


The green automotive Technology Academy creates a “school within a school for students. The goal of the academy is to provide career technical education and expertise, while ensuring a complete academic education. Academy students complete three consecutive years of specialized instruction with a cor5e group of teacher and fellow students. Students will have opportunities to complete automotive related projects in all of their academic classes as well as meet with automotive and green industry members Academy students will be engaged in hands on training and have access to industry mentors and internships

The goal of the academy is to provide multiple post-graduate options that include college, vocational education and/or immediate employment.