Summer Advanced Manufacturing Program at Essex North Shore

Adult students are on the shop floor and in the computer lab learning high-level Machine Technology skills.  This program is in collaboration with North Shore Community College, the NSWIB (MassHire) and NAMC.  Adult students are learning valuable technical skills that are needed in the Advanced Manufacturing arena as well as industry-recognized credentials.  These students... read more »

“Why Is Good Help So Hard to Find in Boston?” Boston Magazine Article

Why Is Good Help So Hard to Find in Boston? Plumbers, carpenters, and electricians are Boston’s hottest commodities. But good luck getting one to fix your home. by CHRIS SWEENEYCHRIS SWEENEYCHRIS SWEENEY·5/15/2018, 5:44 a.m. Whoever coined the term “patience is a virtue” probably never had to wait for a plumber around here. I came to... read more »

Essex Tech And Cisco Networking Academy Partnership Brings Opportunities for Our Community

Essex Tech is pleased to announce the expansion of its Cisco networking partnership opportunities to the community. The opportunities will include free online classes in two areas of Information and Communications Technology learning to participants. The courses include Introduction to Cybersecurity and Introduction to IoT (Internet of Things). Participants can complete either or both courses at their own... read more »

Essex Tech and the Kelly Auto Expo Results

The long weekend brought forth some beautiful autos this past Memorial Day weekend at Essex Tech. Sponsored by Kelly Auto, over 100 cars were displayed leaving professionals and hobby-shop show goers alike quite impressed. The show proceeds benefit students from the automotive programs at Essex Tech through a Auto Expo Tool Scholarship. Below are the winners of the auto expo: Best... read more »

Superintendent-Director Announcement

Dear Essex North Shore Agricultural & Technical School District Community,   On Thursday, May 31, 2018, the Essex North Shore Agricultural & Technical School Committee announced Dr. Heidi T. Riccio as our new Superintendent-Director. Dr. Riccio was selected for many reasons. These reasons include her passion for all aspects of education, her tenacious instructional... read more »

Superintendent-Director Search Updates

Superintendent-Director Search Update 5/15/2018 On Tuesday, May 15, 2018, the memo below was emailed to Families, Students, and Staff. Dear Essex North Shore Agricultural & Technical School District Community, We are pleased to share with you some important updates regarding the School Committee’s Superintendent-Director Search. Candidate Updates On Thursday, May 10, 2018, the Superintendent-Director Search... read more »

Arborjet Event at Northeast Nursery In Peabody

A Woburn based tree and plant health care company, Arborjet will be hosting an event at Northeast Nursery in Peabody on Saturday, May 19 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. The event, “Plant Something Day” will provide participants and attendees with advice on plants, flowers for planters, suggested fertilizers, and much more! Students interested in volunteering should obtain a permission slip and sign... read more »

Students of Essex Tech attend the Alliance for Vocational Technical Education

Students of Essex Tech attend the Alliance for Vocational Technical Education meeting at the State House. Senior student Caroline DeGrappo of Ipswich from the Veterinary Technology program and junior student Jenna Tocco of Danvers from the Biotechnology program addressed the group below. Additionally, students from the Culinary and Design & Visual Communications program attended... read more »