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MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 2015 -- ALL CAMDEN COUNTY TECHNICAL SCHOOLS WILL BE
CLOSING AT 12:11PM TODAY DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER.

CCTS Board Members Receive Certificates of Appreciation

During the January 21, 2015 Board of Education Meeting, CCTS Board members were recognized with a certificate and a pin for their dedication and support.  Pictured (from left to right) are: Bart Mueller, William Mink, Ed.D., Board President, and Al Fisher, Board Vice President. Not pictured are C. Ann Volk and Elizabeth Hanson.

Pennsauken Campus:
Students of the First Marking Period 2014-15

The Pennsauken Campus recognizes exceptional students each marking period. These students display fantastic ability in their classes, have great attendance, and are involved in activities, clubs and organizations. Congratulations our First Marking Period achievers!

Matthew R. McConnell - Ninth Grade Student

Matthew R. McConnell is a Freshman in the Information Technology career area. He is a member of SkilsUSA. Ms. Maxfield, his English teacher, stated, “Matthew is an excellent student and a leader in my class. He contributes to all discussions and completes all assignments on time. Matthew is a very respectful student to both teacher and other students.”

Channy Danh - Tenth Grade Student

Channy Danh is a Sophomore in the Allied Health career area. She is a member of HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America), Creative and Performing Arts, and the bowling team. Ms. Garcia, her Spanish teacher, stated, “Channy is a very hardworking student. She is very responsible and likes to help out the students and the teacher.”

Amanda Andujar - Eleventh Grade Student

Amanda Andujar is a Junior in the Administrative Assistant career area. She is a member of SkillsUSA, FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America), National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society, Interact, the Student Advisory Committee, Student Ambassadors, and the volleyball team. Mrs. Van Hoy, her Business instructor, stated, “Amanda is an excellent student who always strives to do her best. She is dependable and trustworthy. I enjoy having her as a student.”

Jennyfer G. Tejada - Twelfth Grade Student

Jennyfer Tejada is a Senior in the Culinary Arts career area and is a cooperative education student. She is a member of SkillsUSA, National Technical Honor Society, the Student Advisory Committee, Student Ambassadors, and the basketball team. Mrs. Fleig, her School Counselor, stated, “Jennyfer is very Penn Tech proud. She is an exemplary role model for our students, and she always speaks positively about our school. She is extremely reliable.”

College/Post-Secondary Acceptance

Congratulations to our CCTS students who were accepted into the following colleges, universities, military branches or other postsecondary institutions:

Gloucester Township Campus

Alston, D'amonte A. - Benedict College, SC ($52,000 - 4 Year scholarship)
Averhart, Brianna D. - Moore College of Art & Design, PA
Baile, Azure E. - Benedict College, SC ($52,000 - 4 Year scholarship)
Bangura, Rugiatu - Felician College, NJ / West Liberty University, WVA
Brooks, Adariah N. - Benedict College, SC ($52,000 - 4 Year scholarship)
Coles, Amber L. - The Culinary Institute of America, NY
Coles, Nikia L. -  Benedict College, SC ($8,000 - 4 Year scholarship)
Duong, Tiahna M. - Coastal Carolina University, SC / William Patterson University, NJ
Georgel, Nicholas C. - Arcadia University, PA / Richard Stockton College of NJ
Kroljic, Gage, P - Indiana University of Pennsylvania
McIntyre, Alexandria L. - Eastern University, PA ($56,000 - 4 Year scholarship)
Mobley, Cheyenne D. - New Jersey City University
Quick, Leah J.
- Salisbury University, Maryland
Reyes Maranda I. - The Culinary Institute of America, NY
Roback, Michael C.
- Rider University, NJ ($72,000 Provost Scholarship  - 4 Year scholarship) / Honors College at William Paterson University, NJ / Rider University, NJ ($72,000 Provost Scholarship - 4 Year scholarship)
Santiago-Kohlepp, Timothy A. - Johnson & Wales University, RI ($40,000 - 4 Year Scholarship)
Simmons, Quason A. - Benedict College, SC ($30,000 - 4 Year scholarship) / Johnson & Wales University, RI ($40,000 - 4 Year Scholarship)
Steinbach, Karl D. - US ARMY
Watkins, Ebbia M. - Benedict College, SC ($68,000 - 4 Year scholarship) / Richard Stockton College of NJ / William Patterson University, NJ
Warren, Bryanna A. - Art Institute of Philadelphia, PA
Watkins, Ebbia M. - $1,000 Comcast Leaders & Achievers Scholarship Program
Webber, Quinn M. -  Culinary Institute of America, NY ($20,000 - 4 Year Scholarship) / Johnson & Wales University, RI ($32,000 - 4 Year Scholarship)
Williams, Arianna D. -  Benedict College, SC ($52,000 - 4 Year scholarship)
Zacamy, Rebecca L. -  Johnson & Wales University, RI ($32,000 - 4 Year Scholarship)
Zapata, Malaysia N. - Benedict College, SC ($52,000 - 4 Year scholarship)

Pennsauken Campus

Dickerson, Iyana M. -  Camden County College, NJ
Drake, Matthew S. - Benedict College, SC (Annual Trustee Club Scholarship $17,000, $68,000 total) / Johnson & Wales, RI
Febo, Jalissa R. - New Jersey City University, NJ
Henderson, Jayvonne A - Johnson & Wales University, RI
Jones, Jontavia L. - Tuskegee University, AL / Virginia Union University ($2,000 grant), VA
Mendez, Stephanie M. - Virginia State University, VA / Montclair State University, NJ
Nieves, Kaitlynn I. - Camden County College, NJ
Rhodes, Chyanne L. - Rider University, NJ / Rutgers University, NJ / Westminster College, PA / Coppin State University, MD / Delaware State University, DE / Washington College, MD ($16,500 Academic Tuition Yearly Scholarship) / Howard University, DC
Robles, Karen S. - Johnson & Wales Uniersity, RI / Shaw University, NC
Rosado, Yazmine D. - Johnson & Wales University, RI
Sanchez, Karina Y.- Rutgers University, NJ
Smith-Johnson, Hasheem H. - Benedict College, SC ($7,500 annual scholarship) / The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, NJ
White, Quadaysha K. - Temple University, PA
Williams, Faliesha V - Shaw University, NC

Teri Hardmeyer and Jon Repece
"CCTS 2014-15 Teachers of the Year"

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, NJ (December 1, 2014) –– Teri Hardmeyer and Jon Repece have been selected as "2014-15 Teachers of the Year" at Camden County Technical Schools (CCTS). They were selected because of their excellence in teaching and their demonstrated leadership qualities. In addition, they each possess a true love of teaching, a genuine concern for their students and use creativity and innovation to provide a learning-focused environment. Continued

CCTS Selects 2014-2015 Business Partner of the Year

The Camden County Technical School district (CCTS) selected David Scott of Laurel Oak Garden Center as its Business Partner of the Year for the 2014-2015 school year. He was honored with a plaque during the November Board of Education meeting at the district’s Pennsauken Campus.

“Mr. Scott has been a member of the CCTS Advisory Board for Ornamental Horticulture for five years.” said Siobhan Kelly, Ed.D., Job Placement/ Cooperative Education Coordinator. “We can always count on him to attend our advisory board meetings and share the latest information regarding procedures and equipment used in the landscaping field. In addition, he often consults on projects the students are working on and interacts with them by providing advice and mentoring. Mr. Scott has also committed to providing opportunities for our students through employment and internships.” Continued

Harassment, Intimidation & Bullying

2015 - School Self-Assessment

While completing the New Jersey Department of Education School Self-Assessment for Determining Grades under the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights, we learned that our school district has demonstrated strengths in most of the core elements, such as HIB training, personnel, programs and approaches, investigative procedures, and reporting. Any areas that scored less than perfect have been addressed, with changes made to our policies and procedures, to strengthen our commitment in providing a safe, secure, and caring environment at Camden County Technical Schools.

Harassment, Intimidation & Bullying District Policy 5512

Harassment, Intimidation & Bullying Reporting form - District Regulation 5512

Information for Parents and Students

District Anti Bullying Coordinator
Dawn Sponheimer
343 Berlin Cross Keys Road
Sicklerville, NJ 08081
856-767-7000 x-5434
email - dsponheimer@ccts.net

Penn Tech Earns Bronze Medal from US News and World Report

The Pennsauken Campus of the Camden County Technical School District has been acknowledged nationally for its high level of student achievement and its commitment to educating students. Continued