Warren Tech Honors Veterans
Warren County Technical School students in the Law and Public Safety program hosted their annual Veterans Day Celebration on Friday, November 17, 2017. The event featured 30 veterans who served in various capacities and represented each branch of the armed services, including two Purple Heart Recipients. The honored guests included military service members ranging from Active Duty service men and women to veterans who served in the 1940's and each decade in between.
Robotics Season has Begun!
Students from the Engineering program and the Robotics Team #5339 attended FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Robo-Harvest at Lenape Valley High School on Sunday, November 19th. The team placed 8th among 22 teams during regulation matches but lost in the finals. The team's next meet is December 16th and the next state qualifier is January 20th. WCTS will be hosting a FTC tournament on February 3rd which is open to the public.
Tech is Pledging to End Distracted Driving
Warren Tech is participating in a pledge contest sponsored by New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance and the school is encouraging students, parents, and staff to take the pledge. The event, which is designed to generate continued awareness about the dangers of distracted driving, includes a monetary prize for the school with the most pledges and an Amazon gift card for a randomly selected student participant. Anyone can take the pledge at NJM.com/Just-Drive-Pledge.
PTA Craft Fair Coming Dec. 2nd
Warren Tech's Parent Teacher Association will host its 8th annual "Crafts in the Warren Tech" Craft Fair on Saturday, December 2, 2017. The event features over 130 quality crafters, lunch, a bake sale, photos with Santa and more. Admission is only $2. The PTA is also asking for donations to the Key Clubs non-perishable food drive.
Tech Students Create School Emergency Video
Students in the TV & Video Production program recently collaborated with county officials to create a public service announcement video instructing parents on what to do during an emergency event. In collaboration with the Warren County Prosecutor's Office, the students produced the video which can be found on the Warren County Prosecutor's Office website.
Keating Elected Regional Officer for SkillsUSA
Recently, a delegation of Warren Tech students traveled to Monroe , NJ, to attend the statewide SkillsUSA Fall Leadership conference. There, the students participated in the opening ceremony, heard a motivational speech, interacted with students from throughout the state, and elected regional officers. Nicholas Hufford, Celeste Keating, Justin Mayberry, Kathleen LaParch, and Isabella Daniello represented Warren Tech at the conference.