BVT Announces Admissions Open House, Tours available November 30
Nov 21, 2016 01:29PM ● Published by Pamela Johnson
UPTON – The annual Open House for parents, guardians, and prospective students will be held at Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 from 5:30-8:00 p.m. The evening is an opportunity to tour the campus at 65 Pleasant Street in Upton and gather information regarding the nationally recognized vocational technical system.
Seventh- and eighth-grade students, interested transfers, and their parents/guardians are welcome to view first-hand the rigorous academic and high quality vocational technical educational opportunities at Valley Tech. Information about the application and admissions process will be available, and visitors can tour the vocational technical training areas. Members of the BVT staff will be available as a resource to discuss curriculum, college and career planning, and vocational opportunities.
Ample parking is available and shuttle service will be provided in the event of inclement weather. A snow date of Thursday, December 1, 2016 is planned in case of severe weather.
Parents should be aware that all applications for admission to the Class of 2021 must be received at Valley Tech by Friday, February 3, 2017. Some sending school systems may have an earlier submission deadline. Details on the admissions process and the recently upgraded admissions policy can be found by visiting www.valleytech.k12.ma.us.
Valley Tech, a Massachusetts Green School and nationally recognized model school system, offers 18 different consolidated, state-approved vocational technical programs in addition to a challenging academic curriculum. The system has been lauded at the state and national level for impressively high student achievement.
Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School serves the towns of Bellingham, Blackstone, Douglas, Grafton, Hopedale, Mendon, Milford, Millbury, Millville, Northbridge, Sutton, Upton and Uxbridge. Located in the heart of the Blackstone Valley, Blackstone Valley Tech creates a positive learning community that prepares students for personal and professional success in an internationally competitive society through a fusion of rigorous vocational, technical, and academic skills. The school’s website is www.valleytech.k12.ma.us.