Apr. 20, 2022
Construction Careers Academy students have been busy and they’re ready to show off and sell the projects that demonstrate their skills in the construction industry.
The school is hosting a free Tiny Homes Showcase Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with activities for the whole family.
- Tour student-built tiny homes
- Get ideas on building your own tiny home
- Live musical entertainment – food and drink
- Kid’s Zone – hands on construction activities and games for kids
- Visit with business partners and exhibitors
Student projects up for sale include
- Custom backyard sheds – insulated with fully finished interior including bar sink and water heater
- 128 square foot bunkhouse with kitchenette, small bath, and sleeping loft
- Deer blinds
- Outdoor kitchen
- Outdoor garden planting station
Visitors will also be able to preview two of next year’s construction projects
- The Skoolie – NISD school bus to tiny home conversion
- The Palomino – CCA’s largest “tiny home” yet
Students contribute to these projects based on each strand of study at CCA: Architecture and Design, Construction Management, Applied Engineering, Carpentry, Electrical/HVAC or Plumbing/Pipe Fitting/Welding.
CCA is located on the Warren High School campus, 9411 W. Military Drive.