Essex Tech Reduces Budget Amid State Funding Uncertainty Due to COVID-19

DANVERS — Superintendent Heidi Riccio reports that Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School has proactively reduced its budget with an eye toward preserving faculty and staff positions amid anticipated cuts to state funding due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Essex Tech’s School Committee approved a revised budget today that will be sent to the... read more »

Essex Tech Facilitates Dialog with Students on Racism Following the Death of George Floyd

DANVERS — Following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week at the hands of police, the Essex Tech community has heard from its students and families, and the school is seeking to support students and continue the discussion regarding racism. “We are tremendously saddened and disheartened by the senseless killing of George... read more »

Summer Reading Requirements

Dear ENSATS Caretakers, Summer is almost here and summer reading is the expectation for all Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School students, including incoming freshmen. This year, all students are required to read at least two books. BOOK #1: The first book is an open-choice book and can be fiction or nonfiction, but... read more »

Essex North Shore Homecoming 5k

The Essex North Shore 5K event is designed to bring all members of the community; students, alumni, parents, supporters, and neighbors, together to have fun while raising funds to support the Senior Class and Student Scholarships. This is one event in a weekend-long series of homecoming events. Come run the same course that our... read more »

Essex Tech Receives $75,000 Safer Schools and Communities Grant for Security Upgrades

Safer Schools Grant DANVERS — Superintendent Heidi Riccio is pleased to announce that Essex Tech received a $75,000 Safer Schools and Communities Local Equipment and Technology grant today to improve safety and security on campus. Administered through the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s Office of Grants and Research, Essex Tech received the award allocation to... read more »

Tiered Focused Monitoring Review

During the week of May 6, 2019 the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of Public School Monitoring (PSM) will conduct a Tiered Focused Monitoring Review of special education and civil rights at our school. The Office of Public School Monitoring visits each district every three years to monitor compliance with special education... read more »

If They Had Known – Community Presentation

Essex North Shore Agricultural & Technical School is proud to present  “If They Had Known ” to our parents and guardians as well as any and all interested community members on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at 6:30 pm on our Main Campus.  The “If They Had Known”  program includes an important, powerful 30-minute video documentary that... read more »