VAN WERT — Vantage Career Center will celebrate its open house and “Taste of Vantage” from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, at the center, 818 N. Franklin St., Van Wert.
The event will also celebrate National Career and Technical Education Month. All labs will be open and there will be special demonstrations and activites. There will be a parent information session from 6 to 6:30 p.m. in the community room.
The open house will highlight both high school and adult education programs.
Vantage Career Center will hold an Open House and Taste of Vantage on Monday, Feb. 25, 2019 from 5:00 – 7:30 pm to celebrate National Career and Technical Education Month, which runs through February.
The Open House will highlight both the high school and Ohio Technical Center adult education programs, and is open to the public. “Vantage is opening up the building so our local communities we serve can see and experience how our high school and adult students learn every day” according to Community Relations Coordinator Miriam Owens. “This is a chance for prospective and current high school students and their parents, community members, business partners, alumni, and interested adult learners to see what opportunities are available to them at Vantage. We’re also highlighting our newest OTC Adult Education Firefighter program and have local employers stationed throughout the building to speak with our guests. Any community member interested in touring our labs will not want to miss this opportunity to attend the Open House.”
Vantage high school and OTC Adult Education instructors will be in their career technical labs, while students demonstrate the skills they’ve learned.
Career technical education is a strong force that contributes to the support of the local economy. It allows students an opportunity to be career and college ready