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December 8th, 2017 by Leigh Berdrow

A $200,000 grant from the the Governor’s Office of Science will go toward a new learning tool for those in the construction trades: a virtual reality training facility.  Two new simulators are expected to provide reality-based training for heavy equipment operators. The Nevada Chapter of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) secured the funds as part […]

May 5th, 2015 by Oliver

Does your child love to create through drawings or building? Is there a noticeable focus on the details most others pay no attention to? If so, you may have a young architect on your hands. A career in architecture can be a lucrative one, as it combines the passion to create with the practical skills […]

April 8th, 2015 by Oliver

There has long since been a stigma attached to the programs offered through vocational or trade schools in comparison to conventional four-year college degree programs. While trade school and college are not one and the same, both are viable choices for students thinking about continuing their education past high school. A trade or vocational school […]

February 13th, 2015 by Oliver

Nevada needs skilled workers – ACE gives you the keys to unlock the door to your future! ACE opens the door for our student’s success by making learning meaningful and engaging students in the areas that interest them. We pride ourselves in helping students find their passion and we cultivate that passion into skills that […]

January 27th, 2015 by Oliver

Our students earn college credit and put their lessons to work We like to think our career academy is a pretty special place, but we’re not the only ones. The Tumbleweed Tiny House Company has teamed up with us and donated a set of Cypress 20 plans for our students to learn home construction. And Truckee Meadows […]

December 29th, 2014 by Oliver
September 11th, 2014 by Oliver

We would like to congratulate our sustainable energy technology students who recently completed installing the flooring throughout the Renewable Energy Deployment Display (REDD) facility at the Desert Research Institute this past August. ACE Instructor, Ed Horan, was on site throughout the entire project and made sure things kept moving right along. The project was able […]

August 20th, 2014 by Oliver

Freshman year at high school…it can be a little scary, right? Piles of new subjects and books, halls full of strangers with names and faces to keep track of and many life altering decisions to be made. Freshman year doesn’t have to be scary. It should be exciting, enriching and, fun. Yes, FUN. In many […]

June 24th, 2014 by Oliver

The evening ceremony on June 2 2014, was personalized with a slide show featuring each of the forty-two young men and women who successfully made their transitions from high school students to graduates. After valedictorian, Justin Thomas Moore addressed his peers and those in attendance, Principal DeRuse shared some words of wisdom; and then Director, […]

May 21st, 2014 by Oliver

The Academy for Career Education, ACE High School, will conduct a Campus Tour Day on Saturday, May 31st from 11am-1pm at 2800 Vassar Street, Reno. Prospective high school students and their families are encouraged to stop by during Campus Tour Day and learn how they can be part of this award winning high school program. […]