Nondiscrimination Policy

The CTHSS is committed to a policy of equal opportunity/affirmative action for all qualified persons and equal access to Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups. The CTHSS does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, past or present history of mental disorder, physical disability or learning disability), genetic information or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws. The Department of Education does not unlawfully discriminate in employment and licensing against qualified persons with a prior criminal conviction. Inquiries regarding the Connecticut Technical High School System’s nondiscrimination policies and practices should be directed to:

Levy Gillespie
Equal Employment Opportunity Director/Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator
State of Connecticut Department of Education
25 Industrial Park Road
Middletown, CT 06457
Levy.Gillespie@ct.gov
(860) 807-2101
(Coordinator for matters related to Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employment and nondiscrimination policies and practices)

Beatrice Tinty
Education Consultant
Connecticut Technical High School System
25 Industrial Park Road
Middletown, CT 06457
(860) 807-2220
(Coordinator for matters related to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973)

U.S. Department of Education
Office for Civil Rights
5 Post Office Square, Suite 900
Boston, Massachusetts  02109-3921
(617) 289-0111
Fax number (617) 289-0150
TTY/TDD (877) 521-2172
(Matters related to race, color, national origin, age, sex and/or disability)

El Departamento de Educación del Estado de Connecticut se adhiere a la política de igualdad de oportunidades y acción afirmativa para todas las personas calificadas. El Departamento de Educación no discrimina en ninguna práctica laboral, programa educativo o actividad educativa en base a la raza, color, religión, sexo, edad, origen nacional, ascendencia, estado civil, orientación sexual, identidad o expresión de género, discapacidad (incluyendo, en forma enunciativa y no limitativa, discapacidad intelectual, historial pasado o actual de trastornos mentales, discapacidad física o del aprendizaje), información genética o en ninguna otra base prohibida por el estado de Connecticut y/o las leyes antidiscriminatorias federales. El Departamento de Educación no discrimina ilegalmente en asuntos de empleo y licenciamiento contra personas cualificadas con condenas penales previas. Las preguntas con respecto a la política antidiscriminatoria del Departamento de Educación deben dirigirse a: Levy Gillespie,  Director de Igualdad de Oportunidades Laborales/Coordinador de la Ley de Protección para Discapacitados Estadounidenses, Departamento de Educación del Estado de Connecticut, 25 Industrial Park Road, Middletown, CT 06457, (860) 807-2101, Levy.Gillespie@ct.gov.

Grasso Student Wins National Silver Gloves Boxing Championships

Grasso Student Wins National Silver Gloves Boxing Championships
Steven Torres, a 10th grader at Grasso, recently won first place in the National Silver Gloves Boxing Championships in Kansas. He now begins boxing his way toward the Junior Olympic Team. We are very proud of him. Not only is he a great boxer, he is a great kid!  Learn more

Prince Tech Team Awarded in Design Challenge State Competition

Prince Tech Team Awarded in Design Challenge State Competition
Prince Tech Engineering students took third place in their first showing in the Real World Design Challenge.  Learn more

Norwich Tech Grad First Female Gold Medalist in National Competition

Norwich Tech Grad First Female Gold Medalist in National Competition
Daria Stifel became the first female to win gold in the SkillsUSA Electrical Engineering competition!  Learn more

Community open houses hosted across the state

Community open houses hosted across the state
Links to photo galleries and news stories about our recent community open houses held across the state!  Learn more

Platt Tech Students to Inspect Space Station Parts

Platt Tech Students to Inspect Space Station Parts
Three seniors from Platt Tech have been enlisted by NASA to help create components to be used in the space station.  Learn more

CTHSS One Read

CTHSS One Read
The CTHSS Student Congress recently visited the Connecticut State Capitol building to kick off a district-wide One Read campaign for the book, "I Am Malala".  Learn more

Famous Author Visits CTHSS

Famous Author Visits CTHSS
Carmen T. Bernier-Grand visited both Whitney and Windham Tech to share her fascinating story of how she became an award-winning author.  Learn more

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight
Prince Tech's Randy Torres has become one of the district's top students in mathematics by using the ALEKS program!  Learn more

Girls & Manufacturing Summit

Girls & Manufacturing Summit
We were proud to attend the third annual CCAT "Dream It. Do It. Making It Real: Girls & Manufacturing Summit"!  Learn more

Student Workforce

 Student Workforce
CTHSS students can help you with your next big project! A wide range of services are offered across a variety of trades programs.  Learn more