The Class of 2018 at Penta Career Center will be honored during special Senior Recognition Ceremonies on Tuesday, May 15; Wednesday, May 16; and Thursday, May 17, 2018. (See below for ceremony details.). The high school seniors, who will be completing career-technical programs at Penta, are from sixteen area school districts (Anthony Wayne, Benton-Carroll-Salem, Bowling Green, Eastwood, Elmwood, Genoa, Lake, Maumee, North Baltimore, Northwood, Otsego, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield, Swanton, and Woodmore). All ceremonies will take place in the Susor Auditorium at Penta Career Center, 9301 Buck Road in Perrysburg Township.
Each student will receive a Career Passport which contains their personalized Certificate of Completion. In addition, seniors will be recognized for career-technical student organization accomplishments and other school-related achievements. One of the highlights of each ceremony is the announcement of the recipients of the Outstanding Student Award for each career-technical program.
The Penta senior recognition events, in which more than 700 students will participate over the course of three days, will take place on the following dates and times:
Tuesday, May 15 at 1:15 p.m.
Marketing Education Programs
(Includes the Marketing programs from the following schools: Anthony Wayne, Bowling Green, Maumee, Oak Harbor, Penta, Perrysburg, and Rossford.)
Tuesday, May 15 at 6:00 p.m.
Construction & Manufacturing Programs
(Includes the following programs: Advanced Manufacturing Technologies; Computer-Aided
Design; Construction Carpentry; Construction Concepts; Construction Electricity; Construction
Masonry; Construction Remodeling; Construction Trades; Heating & Air Conditioning
Technology; and Welding.)
Wednesday, May 16 at 9:45 a.m.
Arts & Communication/Business & Management/Health Services Programs
(Includes the following programs: Business Office Technologies; Dental Assistant; Digital Video Production; Exercise Science/Sports Health Care; Information Technologies Academy; Interactive Media; Medical & Legal Office Management; and Medical Technologies Academy.)
Wednesday, May 16 at 2:30 p.m.
Human Services & Teaching Professions Programs
(Includes the following programs: Cosmetology; Culinary Arts; Early Childhood Education; Hair Design; Public Safety/Criminal Justice; Public Safety/EMT-Fire Science; and Teaching Professions.)
Wednesday, May 16 at 6:00 p.m.
Agriculture & Transportation Programs
(Includes the following programs: Automotive Collision Repair; Automotive Technology; Floral Design/Greenhouse Production; Landscape & Turfgrass Management; Powersports & Engine Systems; and Small Animal Care.)
Thursday, May 17 at 11:00 a.m.
Job Training & Project SEARCH Programs
Participating in the ceremonies will be Ronald Matter, superintendent of Penta Career Center; Jeff Kurtz, career-technical director; Penta Career Center supervisors; and representatives of the Penta Board of Education. For more information about the senior recognition events, contact the Penta Student Services and Admissions Office at 419-661-6480.