Penta Career Center is sponsoring its annual Parent Night/Open House on Thursday, August 24 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for parents, guardians and family members of students who attend the school. Beginning at 6:15 p.m. parents will follow their son/daughter’s first semester schedule.
Posted Monday, August 14, 2017
The start of the 2017-18 school year is quickly approaching and we want to share some important information with you. The first day of school for most students is Wednesday, August 16, 2017. On this date, ALL sophomore students and ALL junior students in a NEW program (including students who were in the Sophomore Exploratory last year) should report to school. In addition, any senior who is either new to Penta or is changing their career-technical program should report to school on August 16. Only students returning to the SAME Career Technical program start school on Thursday, August 17, 2017. All students are to be in attendance on Thursday, August 17, 2017.
Posted Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Students/Parents:Jump Start enrollment events are coming up soon .... July 18, July 20 and July 24. See attached flyer for more information. Also, our yearbook photographer, LifeTouch, offers online ordering with some additional benefits. They encourage online ordering before you arrive for Jump Start. Visit mylifetouch.com to learn more.
Posted Thursday, July 13, 2017
The Automotive Technology programs at Penta Career Center will soon be able to build and race Formula First race vehicles thanks to a generous donation from Mark Schoenlein, current member of the Penta Board of Education, and a matching gift from his employer, O-I and The O-I Charities Foundation. During the June 28 Penta Board of Education meeting, Schoenlein and his wife, Meg, presented a check for $3,000 and O-I matched the Schoenleins’ gift with a $6,000 check.
Posted Thursday, June 29, 2017
Congratulations to Hannah Sutton (Eastwood) and Chevelle Rickard (Elmwood), both students in the Medical Technologies program at Penta, who earned top awards at the 2017 HOSA International Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida. Sutton placed third in the nation and received a bronze medal in the Interviewing Skills contest. Rickard was top 10 for the Life Support Skills contest.
Posted Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Congratulations to Class of 2017 students Danielle Pearson (Anthony Wayne) and Analicia Santos (Northwood), from our Cosmetology program, who earned a bronze medal (3rd in the United States) for the Nail Care contest at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky.
Posted Monday, June 26, 2017