Programs at MacArthur High School
The School of Architecture, Construction and Civil Engineering at MacArthur High School is designed for students interested in a career in the construction industry. The opportunities in this program prepare students to be managers, interior designers, architects and engineers. Click here for a course breakdown.
The School of Business and Entrepreneurship at MacArthur High School is designed for students interested in a career in business. Students are prepared for jobs in hospital administration, administrative management, retail sales, entrepreneurship and wealth management. Click here for a course breakdown.
The Audio & Video Production pathway at MacArthur High School is designed for students interested in a career in the audio and video production industry. This program equips students with the skills necessary for jobs in broadcast, and as AV technicians and graphic designers. Click here for a breakdown of courses.
On the Culinary pathway at MacArthur High School, students learn to prepare, cook and present food, while students on the Hospitality pathway learn about service to keep customers satisfied. Students from both pathways collaborate to operate the The Bistro, serving lunch for staff and students and offering catering services for the community. Click here to learn about the The Bistro and here for a breakdown of courses.
Preparing future educators is the focus of the Education and Coaching pathway at MacArthur High School. Students learn the skills to teach and engage students, then put those skills to practice through internships at Irving ISD elementary and middle schools. Click here for a breakdown of courses.
In the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC), students explore the intriguing world of civilian, industrial and military science while sharpening leadership skills. Students will discover the rich history of the military service and aspects of tomorrow's military technology and can earn physical education (PE) credit. Click here for a breakdown of courses.