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UCTECH Newsletter: June 15-17, 2015

Parent Portal Closed for Marking Period 4, Final Exam, and Final Grade Updates

The Power School Parent Portal will be closed as of June 12, 2015, while teachers are updating marking period 4, final exam, and final grades. The Parent Portal will re-open no later than Monday, June 22nd at 3:00 p.m. so that families can view end-of-year reports.

Final Exam Schedule

Final Exams will begin on Thursday, June 11th and continue through Tuesday, June 16th. Click here for the full exam schedule.

Schedule for Wednesday, June 17, 2015:

Block
Time
A 1-2
8:00 – 8:35
A 3-4
8:38 – 9:13
A 7-8 
9:17 – 9:52
A 9-10
9:55 – 10:30 
B 3-4
10:33 – 11:08
B 7-8
11:11 – 11:46
B 9-10
11:49 – 12:24

Shared-Time Certificate Ceremony

The UCTECH Shared Time Certificate Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, June 16th in the Bistocchi Hall Gymnasium at 6:00 PM. All Shared Time students, teachers, and families are invited to attend.

Fall Shared Time Orientation

There will be an orientation for new and returning Shared Time students on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. Click here for more information.

Congratulations to our Students of the Month!

  • Senior: Renee Boucher
  • Junior: Jenna Suarez
  • Sophomore: Chelsea Edwards
  • Freshman: Alyssa Carbonell

Shared Time Students:

  • Atacha Jones - Baking AM
  • Destane Williams - Criminal Justice PM
Congratulations to our Skills USA Team!

SkillsUSA State Conference was held on Saturday May 2nd at the Garden State Exhibit Center. Union County Vocational-Technical School was chosen as one of the top 24 chapters in the country! Chapter President and State Officer Historian Luis Chirino along with Olivia Resnick will each receive a $1000 grant from SkillsUSA for travel expenses to go to Nationals. Congratulations all to our Skills USA winners:

First place:

  • Electrical construction wiring - Tom Burk
  • Customer service - Diana Cerqueira
  • Occupational health and safety single notebook - Matthew Au, Jessica Henrique and Veroinica Guardado
  • Nail care - Ailyn Mendez
  • Computer programming - Mohnish Sabhani
  • Pin Design - Christina Gonzalve

Second Place:

  • Career pathways- education and training - Alyssa Edgar, Mary Espana, Katie Gallagher
  • Opening and closing ceremonies- Luis Chirino, Matthew Herrera, Erika Martinez, Nick Minio, Bruno Moscoso, Brianna Torres, Martha Mejia
  • Post grad HVAC - Erik Valdez
  • Post grad plumbing -  Slawomir Wlodyka

Third Place:

  • Basic Masonry - Stephen Quinerly
  • Masonry - Todd Reading
  • Career pathways-human services - Brianna Giordano, Jennah hudeen, Bryan's Rosado.
  • Quiz bowl- Ummu Akin, Fallon Goldberg, Jack O'Halloran, Franklin Sun, Olivia Resnick
 
Congratulations to UCTECH's National Honor Society Students:

Katrina Adap, Kimberly Avelar, Olivia Chan, Adrienne Chandra, Jeffrey Chukwuma, Christian Cabatu, Maria Cano, Giselle Fiallo, James Fostinis, Dominic Gannon, Fallon Goldberg, Deja-Neare Graeper, Minh Hunyh, Jasmine Jones, Samantha Nigro, Olivia Resnick, Janrey Serapio, Neelan Sivaneri, Christopher Stephen, Michelle Szuban, Kiara Masaoy, Paula Medina, Merve Pedkemir, Taylor Tango, Julianna Torres, Leah Womelsdorf

Scheduling for 2015-16 School Year

Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors should have submitted their course selection sheets to the their counselor by February 6th. Students are also required to register for their courses on PowerSchool.  Course descriptions and pre-requisites can be found in the Academic Program Guide:

New Career Academies at UCTECH!

Click here for more information on UCTech Career Academies

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