A Piece Of Henrico History Is Saved

A fire-hydrant that was originally located in Lakeside has been restored by Henrico County employee Chance Rollison, who works for Henrico County Public Utilities. The Corey Fire Hydrant was manufactured around 1895 by the Rensselar Valve Manufacturing Company. It was found by, again, another Henrico County employee, Robert Etheridge who turned it over to Mr,…

Hunter Edwards is our June Teacher Spotlight.

Hunter Edwards is the (CTE) Economics and Personal Finance and Business Law teacher at Glen Allen High School. He is talking about how he is helping to improve his students’ interview skills and how he is getting them ready for the real world. He is our June Teacher Spotlight.

Sign Up For Summer Polytech!

Are you a rising 6th – 12th grader? The deadline for signing up for Summer Polytech is quickly approaching. You don’t want to miss out on this great summer program where you get to experience almost all of our Advanced Career Education Programs before your sophomore year! Classes start June 18th through July 11th. Rising…

CAD Students Build Rube Golberg Devices

The CAD students at the ACE Center at Hermitage are working on their Rube Goldberg devices.  A Rube Goldberg machine, contraption, invention, device, or apparatus is a deliberately over-engineered or overdone machine that performs a very simple task in a very complex fashion, usually including a chain reaction. The expression is named after American cartoonist…

We Have Reached Our 10th Podcast

Our podcast, CTE Now, will have its 10th episode available today at 11am. We are so excited to have Heather Greenwell and Steve Pierce with the Virginia Association of Professional Roofers talk with us about how getting into the roofing trade is a viable option for today’s youth. With professional roofers for industrial and residential…

Tucker Marketing Class Creates Program For Mental Health Department

Mercedes Buck’s marketing class at Tucker High School put together a anti-drug video and other promotion materials for the Henrico Area Mental Health & Development Services. They were so impressed with the students’ work. Great job guys. Click here for more pictures.

15th Annual HCVTEF Golf Tournament

The 15th Annual HCVTEF Golf Tournament is next week on the 15th! Put together your company team and help sponsor student scholarships. Click here to get more information so you can sign up. Click here to visit our tournament page. Click here to view pictures from last years event.