• EVIT is an AdvancED accredited career and technical school serving district, charter and home-schooled high school students who reside in 10 East Valley school districts.


    Students spend a half-day at EVIT in a career preparation program and the other half-day at their home high school. Programs include:

    • 3D Animation
    • Automotive Technologies
    • Aviation
    • Banking
    • Barbering
    • Computer Programming, Coding and Mobile App Design
    • Construction
    • Cosmetology
    • Criminal Justice
    • Culinary Arts
    • Dental Careers
    • Early Childhood Education & Education Professions
    • Emergency Medical Technician
    • Fashion, Interiors & Textiles
    • Fire Science Academy (Fire Fighting)
    • Future Engineers
    • Hospitality Management
    • Massage Therapy
    • Nursing Assistant
    • Pharmacy Technician
    • Physical Therapy Technician
    • Veterinary Assistant
    • Welding

    For a full list of programs, visit this link.


    All 11th and 12th grade students can attend tuition-free. Bus transportation is provided to and from EVIT by the school districts for most programs.

    Any questions, please contact our coordinator, Rory Ruelas Hale at rruelas@tempeunion.org or 

    (480)-706-7900 ext. 70133, or visit www.evit.com.

EVIT Transportation Information

  • DV EVIT morning students-   6:25am- Pickup at DV
                                                   11:20am- Drop-off at DV
    DV EVIT afternoon students-   11:20am- Pickup at DV
                                                      3:35am- Drop-off at DV
    The bus pickup and drop-off location is at the DV bus circle off 32nd St. and Liberty Lane.  Please visit district transportation website for more information at https://www.tempeunion.org/Page/4036
    EVIT afternoon students only-  You will need to leave your 3rd period class at 11:10am to ensure you arrive at the bus pickup on time.  Desert Vista HS teachers have been informed about the early dismal time for 3rd period.