Pennsauken Technical High School

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Pennsauken Technical High School
Location
6008 Browning Road
Pennsauken, NJ 08109

Information
TypePublic high school
School districtCamden County Technical Schools
NCES School ID340267001412 [1]
PrincipalPatricia Fitzgerald
Assistant principalsGreg Cappello
Bonnie Durante
Faculty58.1 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades9-12
Enrollment789 (as of 2010-11)[1]
Student to teacher ratio13.58:1[1]
Color(s)     Silver
     Dark Red
Athletics conferenceOlympic Conference
NicknameTornadoes
Website
[2]
 
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Pennsauken Technical High School
Location
6008 Browning Road
Pennsauken, NJ 08109

Information
TypePublic high school
School districtCamden County Technical Schools
NCES School ID340267001412 [1]
PrincipalPatricia Fitzgerald
Assistant principalsGreg Cappello
Bonnie Durante
Faculty58.1 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades9-12
Enrollment789 (as of 2010-11)[1]
Student to teacher ratio13.58:1[1]
Color(s)     Silver
     Dark Red
Athletics conferenceOlympic Conference
NicknameTornadoes
Website
[2]

Pennsauken Technical High School (also known as Pennsauken Tech or Penn Tech) is a vocational/technical public high school located in Pennsauken Township, New Jersey, United States, that operates as part of the Camden County Technical Schools. It buses students from all parts of Camden County to the school.

As of the 2010-11 school year, the school had an enrollment of 789 students and 58.1 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.58:1. There were 589 students (74.7% of enrollment) eligible for free lunch and 86 (10.9% of students) eligible for reduced-cost lunch.[1]

Awards and recognition[edit]

Administration[edit]

Core members of the school's administration are:[6]

Athletics[edit]

The Pennsauken Technical High School Tornadoes compete in the Olympic Conference, an athletic conference consisting of public and private high schools located in Burlington County, Camden County and Gloucester County. Sister school and arch rival, Gloucester Township Technical High School Warriors also competes in the Olympic Conference.[7] The Olympic Conference operates under the aegis of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA).[8] The school mascot is the Tornado.

Athletics include Boys'/Girls' Cross Country, Baseball, Bowling, Boys'/Girls' Basketball, Softball and Boys'/Girls' Volleyball.

The Boy's Baseball Team won the NJVTAC State Championship in back to back years, in 1997 and 1998.

Activities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Pennsauken Technical High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved December 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ Home page, Pennsauken Technical High School page. Camden County Technical Schools. Accessed July 16, 2012.
  3. ^ About, Camden County Technical Schools. Accessed May 30, 2013. "In addition, our Pennsauken Campus was named New Jersey's only high school in 2012 'Distinguished Title 1 High School' by the New Jersey Department of Education and the United States Department of Education."
  4. ^ "Camden Co Pennsauken", U.S. News & World Report. Accessed May 30, 2013.
  5. ^ News, Camden County Technical Schools. Accessed May 30, 2013. "The Pennsauken Campus of CCTS (Penn Tech) was one of three high schools in the State of New Jersey to receive a New Jersey School of Character award and banner from the New Jersey Alliance for Social, Emotional, and Character Development."
  6. ^ Faculty Directory, Camden County Technical Schools. Accessed July 16, 2012.
  7. ^ Olympic Conference. Accessed June 17, 2008.
  8. ^ League Memberships – 2012-2013, New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association. Accessed September 11, 2012.

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Coordinates: 39°56′20″N 75°03′54″W / 39.9389°N 75.0649°W / 39.9389; -75.0649