Mike Gaden holds his 2016 Teacher of the Year Award.
Career Preparation High School

Novi Career Preperation High School

Find you Future With us! Begin your school day at 9:30 am, 12:30 pm or 4:15 pm. We offer three sections of classes providing students optimal flexibility with scheduling. Earn a Novi High School Diploma! Whether you are a full or part time student, you can apply to participate in our paid mentoship program. In order to qualify for the paid mentorship experience students must demonstrate cand onsistent attendance in class, passing  have the ability to drive or transport to the mentorship site.  We offer the opportuntiy to gain work experience while working on your high school diploma. Everyone is a life long learner! This philosophy is the core of our community education department; offering continuing education classes from Pre-K to high school and Adult Education. 

Upcoming Walk-In Registrations:

Quarter 3: Wednesday January 23rd and Thursday January 24th

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM & 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Quarter 4: Wednesday March 27th and Thursday March 28th 

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM & 1:00 - 4:00 PM

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Located at the address listed below:


The ITC Building
25345 Taft Road
Novi,  Michigan 48374

(248) 449-1717



Students with a previous IEP must call to schedule an appointment.  If you are unable to attend any of these walk in dates, please call the office for an appointment.

Our student population  age ranges from 17 -20 years old. We recognize that all students have different learning styles, abilities and circumstances that impact the completion of your educational goals. At Novi Career Preparation High School, we offer a flexible schedule that will allow students to maximize their options to complete their high school education. We offer the opportunity for our students to graduate with a high school diploma. We celebrate that accomplishment by hosting a graduation ceremony attended by our school administration, school board and teachers. Novi Career Preparation High School helps our students move forward to obtain a life- sustaining career one class at a time.

If you are interested in learning more about our program and the flexibility we can provide, call and schedule an appointment to learn more. Students can attend full or part time classes. We offer a schedule that provides opportunities to  take courses that are taught by highly qualified  teachers. Our program is unique in that we have small class sizes, that allow teachers to give students  more individualized attention. Classes include the lesson, of the day, assignment(s) and the time to work. Additionally, we offer online courses using E2020.  


Tuesday, September 4 2018 and will be held at the ITC building. Students can earn up to two (2) credits per quarter. Free for students who are not attending any other school. A minimum of 2 credits (4 classes) are required for all non-district students enrolling in our program (does not include credit recovery). Novi residents are required to take a minimum of 1 credit (2 classes) to enroll in our program (does not include credit recovery). 


 Students who need to recover credit can register for classes in the evening aslong as they have a signed counselor form (see the word form below) l. Tuition is $249 for Novi district students and $295 for out of district students and is due at registration. Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient enrollment. 


The process involves a  meeting  to review transcripts, identify student academic goals, answer questions and assess if we are the best fit for you. Our goal is offer a positive learning environment that leads to student success and a Novi high school diploma.


 1. A copy of your updated transcript. 2. If you are a minor a parent must accompany you to register. 3. Immunization records if you are under the age of 19 are required. 4. A photo id or dirvers license or a birth certificate.

Students seeking credit recovery will need to have a  form completed by their counselor prior to registration. 



The 2016 Novi Career Preparation Graduates pose with their diplomas.