During the August 5, 2020 Penta Career Center Board of Education meeting, the board approved the Restart Plan for the 2020-2021 school year which will be an alternating day format reducing the building capacity by 50 percent and only having students on campus four days a week. The Penta Board also modified the school calendar pushing the start date from August 17 & 18 to August 20 & 21. The Penta Restart Plan will have all students from Wood County schools (Bowling Green, Eastwood, Elmwood, Lake, North Baltimore, Northwood, Otsego, Perrysburg, and Rossford) on campus on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week with the first day of school set for Thursday, August 20. Students from all the other member schools (Anthony Wayne, Benton Carroll Salem, Genoa, Maumee, Springfield, Swanton, and Woodmore) will attend school on Wednesdays and Fridays with a start date of Friday, August 21. The other three days of school will be remote learning.
Posted Friday, August 14, 2020
This week new and returning students will be receiving a letter about our Jump Start enrollment process. There is one important change that was unexpected when we sent the letter out. Due to unforeseen circumstances with our server, the online enrollment in PowerSchool for Jump Start Enrollment will not be available until Wednesday, July 10. We apologize for this delay. Students and parents can still download the uniform information and the other required forms that are located in the Jump Start Enrollment section of the web site.
Posted Wednesday, July 3, 2019
During the week of Monday, April 15 - Friday, April 19, the main entrance to the Penta campus on Buck Road, will be closed, as construction crews will be excavating across the front of the main entrance drive, as well as along the south side of Buck Road. Employees and Visitors to the Penta campus must use the Emergency Exit / Entrance on Lime City Road during this time. The main entrance will reopen on Sunday, April 21.
Posted Friday, April 12, 2019
Penta is a proud partner with the Toledo Business Journal for their Workforce Update section. Check out the September issue that features an article by Ronald Matter, superintendent of Penta, that addresses career-technical education - the pathway to regional workforce development.
Posted Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Parents/Guardians are invited to Penta's annual Parent Night on Thursday, August 23, 2018 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. This event provides the opportunity to meet teachers and administrators. At 6:15 p.m. parents will follow their student's first semester schedule. Beginning at 7:15 p.m. parents will have the opportunity to meet their student's second semester teachers. Penta's school store will be open during Parent Night and yearbooks can be ordered during the event at a cost of $38. Prior to Parent Night, a light supper will be available from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Commons. Cost is $6.00 per person and includes deli sandwiches, salad, beverage, and dessert. In addition, a College Planning presentation will take place prior to Parent Night beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Susor Auditorium.
Posted Friday, August 17, 2018
Penta Career Center is proud to announce that it is the recipient of a Pacesetter School Award from the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB). Teachers and administrators were on hand in July to accept the award during SREB’s Annual High Schools That Work (HSTW) Staff Development Conference in Orlando, Florida. “We are very honored to receive this award from the SREB,” says Ronald Matter, superintendent of Penta Career Center. “Over the years, our staff has worked collaboratively to transform our professional development opportunities. We feel this approach has led to staff ownership of their professional development and an increase in students’ ownership of their learning.”
Posted Wednesday, August 8, 2018