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P-TECH-IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Everything YOU Wanted to Know About P-TECH at East Central High School

 

 

 

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What is P-TECH?

P-TECH STANDS FOR PATHWAYS IN TECHNOLOGY EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL. AS PART OF THE PROGRAM, STUDENTS CAN CHOOSE A CAREER PATHWAY AND TAKE COURSES THAT PROVIDE ACADEMIC, TECHNICAL, AND WORKPLACE SKILLS THAT ARE ATTRACTIVE TO EMPLOYERS. STUDENTS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO EARN UP TO 60 CREDIT HOURS IN FOUR TO SIX YEARS, ALONG WITH INDUSTRY CERTIFICATES FOR THEIR SELECTED CAREER PATHWAY — OPPORTUNITIES THAT CAN POTENTIALLY LEAD TO PAID INTERNSHIPS AND JOB PLACEMENT AFTER GRADUATION ALL WHILE PURSUING THEIR HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA. BEST OF ALL, THIS OPPORTUNITY COMES TUITION-FREE.

  • ARE YOU INTERESTED IN TUITION-FREE COLLEGE CLASSES?
  • WOULD YOU WELCOME THE OPPORTUNITY TO EARN 60 HOURS OF COLLEGE CREDIT, AN INDUSTRY CERTIFICATE, AND AN ASSOCIATE'S DEGREE WHILE ATTENDING HIGH SCHOOL?
  • COULD YOU SEE YOURSELF PURSUING ON-THE-JOB TRAINING IN A TECHNOLOGY PATHWAY LEADING TO WELL-PAYING CAREER OPPORTUNITIES?

IF YOU SAID YES TO ANY OF THESE QUESTIONS, P-TECH IS THE PLACE FOR YOU.  REGISTER TODAY!

What is the pathway/concentration of East Central P-TECH?

THE P-TECH AT EAST CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE FOCUSED ON HEALTH AND SCIENCE WITH A BIOLOGY CONCENTRATION. 

Are P-TECH students allowed to participate in extracurricular activities?

Yes, P-TECH students are allowed to participate in all sports, clubs, organizations, etc offered at East Central High School.  P-TECH students are considered students of East Central High School and receive all the benefits of being an EC student. 

When will registration begin for P-TECH?

REGISTRATION FOR EAST CENTRAL P-TECH WILL BEGIN EARLY OCTOBER 2022.  THERE ARE LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE.  MAKE SURE TO REGISTER EARLY. 

Will the P-TECH program at East Central be a different school?

NO, THE P-TECH PROGRAM WILL BE A SCHOOL WITHIN A SCHOOL MODEL.  ALL P-TECH STUDENTS WILL TAKE COURSES AND PARTICIPATE IN EAST CENTRAL HIG