Penta Career Center News
8th Graders Explore Careers at Penta
More than 2,000 8th graders from Anthony Wayne, Benton-Carroll-Salem, Bowling Green, Eastwood, Elmwood, Genoa, Lake, Maumee, Northwood, Otsego, Perrysburg, Rossford, Swanton, and Woodmore had the opportunity to explore a variety of careers during Penta's annual Career Expo. 
Culinary Arts Students Prepare Dishes from 11 Countries for Taste of the Nations March 12 & 13, 2015
High school seniors, who are studying Culinary Arts at Penta Career Center, have spent the past few weeks researching foods from foreign countries and will be preparing many delectable dishes for sampling during an event called “Taste of the Nations” on Thursday, March 12 and Friday, March 13, 2015 between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Taste of the Nations will take place in the student-operated Culinary Connection restaurant on the campus of Penta Career Center, 9301 Buck Road in Perrysburg Township. 
1965 Ford F-100 Restoration Project Earns Awards at AutoRama
The Automotive Technology and Automotive Collision Repair programs at Penta Career Center won first and third place awards for the restored 1965 Ford F-100 truck at the 2015 AutoRama at Cobo Center in Detroit March 6 - 8. Penta took first place in the high school division and third place in the 1957-1972 division.  
Student Projects on Display at The Zoo
Penta Career Center students from the Landscape & Turfgrass Management and Floral Design/Greenhouse Production programs have spent the past few weeks creating projects for display at The Toledo Zoo's Garden Show. 
Lt. Governor Visits Penta
On February 19, Penta was pleased to host Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor. This was Taylor’s first visit to Penta. Her visit included a tour of some of Penta’s career-technical labs and interaction with students and staff.  
Regional SkillsUSA Contest
Congratulations to all Penta Career Center students who competed at the Regional SkillsUSA contest at EHOVE Career Center on February 13. Penta had 32 medal winners. Way to go students and thanks to the staff members who helped prepare the students for the competition! 
Culinary Arts Students Place 2nd at ProStart Invitational
Congratulations to Penta Culinary Arts students who placed second as a team today at the 2015 Ohio ProStart Invitational competition in Columbus. The team members included Josh Blochowski, Cassidy Steinline, AnaPaula Llanas, and Gino Parker. 
Local SkillsUSA Contest
Nearly 100 Penta Career Center students competed on January 22 in the local SkillsUSA contest held at Penta. Competitions covered areas such as customer service, job interview, job skills demonstration, prepared speech, related math, carpentry, masonry, and electricity. Top contestants will advance to the Regional SkillsUSA competition in February at EHOVE Career Center. Congratulations to all student competitors! 
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