School Closing Information
The closing number is #469 for all DCTS campuses/programs. Tune into KYW 1060 or visit KYW School Closing Center during inclement weather.
Download printable copy of DCTS 2012-13 School Calendar.
Medical Careers at our four partnering hospitals.
Students from the fifteen (15) area school districts have the opportunity to enhance their educational program with career and technical experiences that are directly connected to the real world. Business and Industry members review and update the career and technical education (CTE) programs offered by DCTS on a yearly basis.
By the year 2020
If you want to study a course in high school that can start you on a great career, try HVAC. As a professional, you would have a central role in making homes and buildings more energy efficient. Students can start these classes in high school, earn college credit towards certifications and associate degrees such as HVACR, Energy Auditing or Renewable Energy Technologies. They can enter the job market a semester ahead or continue for a bachelors in fields such as Construction Management or Building Science and Sustainable Design.MORE INFO >>
Eight students in the DCTS Culinary Arts Program successfully competed against dozens of their peers in C-CAP – Careers through Culinary Arts Program Cooking Competition for Scholarships. C-CAP works with public schools across the country to prepare high school students for college and career opportunities in the restaurant and hospitality industry.
C-CAP is a three-tier cooking competition where students can win scholarships to support their post-secondary culinary and hospitality education. C-CAP selects recipes to test competitors’ mastery of basic culinary techniques. MORE INFO >>
Gold – Carpentry: Kevin Robinson, Rose Tree Media
Gold – Masonry: Pat Close, Garnet Valley
Silver -Building Maintenance: Jimmy Cleaver, Interboro
Silver – Computer Maintenance: Bill Begley, Penn Delco
Silver- Early Childhood: Danielle Wiengand, Interboro
Bronze – Dental Assisting: Oyindamola Busari, Pennwood
Bronze – Nurse Assisting: Paige Jackson, Upper Darby
Bronze – Quiz Bowl Team:
Bronze -Technical Math: Nicholas D’Agostino, Southeast Delco
Learn how DCTS has prepared these alumni for succesful careers.MORE INFO >>