Essex Tech Highlights Biotechnology Program in Recognition of STEM Week

Superintendent-Director Heidi Riccio Ed.D. wishes to highlight the work of Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School’s seniors in its biotechnology program in recognition of STEM week. This week, Oct. 19-23, is the third annual STEM week, a statewide initiative led by the Executive Office of Education, STEM Advisory Council and Massachusetts’ nine regional STEM... 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 »

Essex Tech Health Assisting Students Volunteer For A Good Cause

The freshmen students of the Essex Tech Health Assisting program volunteered at the Friends of Hathorne 5K to benefit the Hogan Center. Essex Tech and Hogan collaborate in a partnership where students engage in a clinical experience during the students’ sophomore year. A big “Yeah for You” to our students who volunteered their time... read more »

Essex Tech Recipient of Lowe’s Grant

Essex Tech received a $5000 grant from Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Program as part of  Lowe’s Charitable and Education Foundation (LCEF). The mission of LCEF is to improve the communities served in having a positive impact on the lives of Lowe’s customers, neighbors and employees. The grant was awarded to Essex Tech to use specifically towards the... read more »

Essex Tech Companion Animal Students Compete In Grooming Competition

The students of the Essex Tech Companion Animal Program showcased their skills in a grooming competition. The students of the program who are no strangers in working with live animals, cared for and groomed their competition partners. Hannah Pereira of Peabody took first place, Keddy Duato of Melrose took second place, and Melissa Driscoll... read more »

Essex Tech Travels to the Big E!

Members of the Essex Tech Cattle Club participated in the Big E Show in West Springfield May 3 – 5. Accompanied by Equine Program instructor, Linda Corson, the students willingly and happily joined in caring for and working with the cattle filled with smiles and laughs. Members who attended from the Cattle Club included Catherine... read more »

Essex Tech Takes Home Medals From Skills USA States Competition

The students of Essex Tech proved to be quite successful as they earned medals in their respective trade and craft areas this past weekend during the State Skills USA competition. Bronze Medalists Joslee Espinal (Peabody), Jessica Marchese (Peabody), and Cali Scola (Gloucester), juniors from the Health Assisting Program Community Service Project for the Nightmare Before... read more »