Connecticut Technical High School System

100 Years of Excellence in Technical Education

May, 2011

Norwich Tech Wins 2011 Ford/AAA Auto Skills Competition
A team of Seniors from Norwich Tech won this year’s Ford/AAA Auto Skills Competition held on Thursday, May 12 at the North Haven Campus of Gateway Community College.

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Students of the Year Announced
The Connecticut Technical High School System (CTHSS) is
proud to announce this school year’s Students of the Year from each of the 17 schools. Congratulations to each of the students.
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Two CTHSS Students Selected Governor’s Scholars
Two CTHSS students were named Governor’s Scholars for this school year. Only thirty students from all of the high schools around the state are selected so this is quite an honor for our school system.

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Goodwin Tech Students Participate in Statewide Healthy Connections Symposium
Two students from Goodwin Technical High School of New Britain participated in a statewide Healthy Lifestyles symposium held in Waterbury, Connecticut on Tuesday, May 10th.

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CTHSS Fighting Homelessness One Community at a Time
The Connecticut Technical High School System (CTHSS) Student Congress Association wants to help the fight to end homelessness in Connecticut.

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Wilcox Tech SkillsUSA Members Receive National Recognition for their Work Place Safety Video
A video on Work Place Safety created by members of the Wilcox Tech Chapter of SkillsUSA was named one of the top three entries nationwide by the National SkillsUSA organization.
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1937 CT Tech Grad Visits Vinal Tech
As a part of the continuing celebration of the 100th Year Anniversary of the Connecticut Technical High School System, we are featuring Stan Rys, a 1937 graduate of the school system.
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Students Art Work on Display in May at “Go Figure” Art Show
The CTHSS Art Departments is sponsoring the “Go Figure” Art Show running through the month of May at the Carousel Museum in Bristol, Connecticut.
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Norwich Tech Receives Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge Award
Norwich Technical High School was recognized on May 6, 2010 at the Connecticut State Library for participating in the 2010 Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge.
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Platt Tech Auto Tech Students Come in 7th at National Auto Competition in NYC
A team from Platt Technical High School of Milford placed 7th in the nation at the National Automotive Technology Competition (NATC) April 26th and 27th in the New York City at the New York Auto Show.
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CTHSS Student Artists Honored at Annual Awards Banquet
Several CTHSS Student Artists were honored on April 4th by the Connecticut Association of Schools (CAS) at an awards banquet at the Aqua Turf in Plantsville.
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Windham Tech Architectural Tech Students Win Awards at Youth Design Contest
Three students from Windham Tech’s Architectural Technologies program took home awards at this year’s Youth Design Contest sponsored by the Home Builder’s Association of Hartford Country.
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