• P-Tech Pathways to Technology Program at Edison
     
    P-Tech Rochester Pathways to Technology Program
    at Edison Career and Technology High School
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    Program Administrator: Latresha Fuller | Latresha.Fuller@rcsdk12.org
    Assistant Principal
    : Stephen Humphrey | Steven.Humphrey@RCSDK12.ORG

    Board Liaison: Willa Powell | Willa.Powell@rcsdk12.org
      
    Students with a strong interest for computertechnology should definitely consider P-TECH Rochester. Current students describe P-TECH as a family-oriented environment where students work together and have good attendance. Our program prepares students for jobs in computing and information technology. Students will be able to choose to study CyberSecurity, Cloud, and Mobile Computing or Networking as they purse their associate’s degree. P-TECH offers a small school feel while being a part of a big school campus at Edison Tech.
     
    Program Information
    Start Time: 7:30 a.m.
    Dismissal: 2:30 p.m.
    Grade Level: 9-12
     
     
    FACTS
    Uniforms: No
    Busing: RTS
    Foreign Languages: Spanish
    Advanced Placement (AP): Yes
    Health/Wellness Center: Yes
    Business/College/Faith Partnerships: Monroe Community College and various Rochester IT companies
    Student-Parent School Compact Agreement required: No

     
    SCHOOL FEATURES
    • A unique six-year program where students graduate with a Regents diploma and a college degree from Monroe Community College at no cost to the students and families.
    • Students are matched with business mentors during grade 9.
    • A combination of high school and college courses beginning in grade 10.
    • Students enjoy using computers, perform well in English, science and math, and learn the skills to succeed in the highly competitive technology
      industry.
    • P-TECH welcomes curious, dedicated hands-on learners who are ready to take on the challenges of school, college, work, and life.
    • Students attend a 2 week school orientation program during the summer before grade 9.
    • Opportunities for internships at major companies in the Rochester area are available.
    • Students are accelerated in English and mathemathics to prepare for college-level courses.
    • Students with a strong mathemathics background are encouraged to apply to P-TECH and take 4 years of mathematics.

     

    CAREER PATHWAY PROGRAMS

    NYSED Approved CTE Programs

    • Fire Science at Rochester Educational Opportunity Center
    • Criminal Justice/Police at Rochester Educational Opportunity Center

    Shared-Time Programs

    • Intro to Career Pathways to Public Safety Program (Grade 11)
    • Emergency Medical Services at Rochester Educational Opportunity Center
    • Emergency Communications/911 at Rochester Educational Opportunity Center
    • Cosmetology Program at Rochester Educational Opportunity Center
    • Automotive at Edison
    • Construction at Edison