​​​​​​Career Technical Education Perkins funds are received by Oakland Schools.  Expenditures seek to enhance programming at the Oakland Schools Technical Campuses and Oakland County school districts to support student achievement, growth, and proficiency of the Perkins Core Performance Indicators.

Perkins allocations are federal funds.  The funding is provided with the intent to improve the quality of instruction, integrate rigorous academic and technical instruction, and support effective partnerships between secondary schools, post-secondary institutions, and business and industry.