Wednesday, April 17, 2013
On Thursday, the school is inviting prospective students and their families to visit the campus.
On Thursday night, the Technical College High School (TCHS) Pickering Campus is inviting prospective students and their families to an open house. The event will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., during which time visitors can tour the building, meet teachers and students, learn about the programs, and enjoy light refreshments provided by Culinary Arts students. TCHS Pickering, formerly CAT Pickering, is a public high school that specializes in career and technical education. The school serves students from Great Valley, Owen J. Roberts, Phoenixville Area, Tredyffrin/Easttown, and West Chester Area school districts. The school offers the following career and technical programs for high school students: Applications are currently being …
Thursday, January 24, 2013
By 2015-'16, PASD students will not be allowed to complete academic coursework at the technical school.
In an effort to cut costs and improve test scores, Phoenixville Area School District is putting new limitations on its relationship with TCHS Pickering, the Times Herald is reporting. According to the paper, at the January 17 school board meeting, PASD superintendent Dr. Alan Fegley said that, in the new arrangement, PAHS students enrolled at Pickering will continue to take their technical courses at TCHS, but will eventually complete academic coursework only at the high school. The change will be phased in beginning in the 2013-’14 academic year. District parents were notified of the change through the mail. Read the full story here.
Monday, January 14, 2013
On January 24 the school is inviting families to meet teachers, students, and learn about its programs.
Monday, January 14
The following was submitted by TCHS Pickering. Aspiring chefs, graphic artists, cosmetologists, nurses and engineers, among others, are encouraged to explore career and technical opportunities at the Technical College High School (TCHS) Pickering Campus on Thursday, January 24. The open house will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., during which time prospective students and their families can tour the building, meet teachers and students, learn about the programs, and enjoy light refreshments provided by Culinary Arts students. The school is located at 1580 Charlestown Road in Phoenixville. TCHS Pickering is a comprehensive, public high school specializing in career and technical education. The programs offered at TCHS Pickering prepare …