Overview / History

  • The Gene A. Buinger Career & Technical Education Academy is located at the HEB ISD Administrative Complex at Central & Highway 183 and houses the District's Career & Technical Education programs.

    Directions/Parking: The BCTEA is south of Highway 183 (Airport Freeway) and is behind the HEB ISD Administration building.

    Mission Statement

    The Buinger CTE Academy will provide students opportunities to explore and develop personal and professional goals in order to achieve college & career readiness.


    There are many exciting opportunities you can explore at BCTEA! To learn more, visit these pages:

    Replacing the Tech Ed Center

    On May 14, 2011, voters approved a bond package that included a new Career & Technology Education Center. This became BCTEA, which replaced the old Technical Education Center in the summer of 2014.