What is Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center?
Who chooses to attend Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center?
Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center is a high school in Irving ISD. It is a school of choice with an application process to attend. Approximately 400 students are accepted to attend Cardwell each year. The campus is small, with only 3 hallways, and has a hometown feel. While we do not have UIL Fine Arts or Athletics, we do provide clubs and organizations to build community and bonds with like-minded individuals.
Our motto is to build hope, celebrate success and produce life-long learners.
We will meet every student where they are and build individualized plans for future success.
Barbara Cardwell Career Preparatory Center, along with our community, will encourage high levels of learning for all students through positive relationships and rigorous instruction.