P-TECH NEWS & EVENTS

“Closing the Gap Over the Bridge to Success” – April 29

Students in Grades 7 – 12, and their families, are invited to attend a special event at Hudson Valley Community College on Saturday, April 29, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The program helps students prepare for academic success as well as college or career achievements.

P-TECH students develop, pitch all-natural cleaning products

P-TECH students develop, pitch all-natural cleaning products

In the event Troy High School ever runs outs of cleaning products, there will be no reason to panic. Ninth Grade Troy Riverfront P-TECH students have developed various safe, natural and effective solutions to keep the school safe and bacteria free! Over the past three...

P-TECH students teach human body systems

P-TECH students teach human body systems

Ninth Grade P-TECH students taught their classmates about the various body systems last week. The project helps students learn the material and improve their presentation skills all while owning their own learning.

Attorney leads Common Core lesson

Attorney leads Common Core lesson

Troy High School social studies teacher Marc Mostransky welcomed local attorney George Lamarche III to his classes last week to teach a Common Core aligned lesson. George reviewed facts of a case he’s currently worked on and then asked students to act as a jury and decide the defendant’s fate.

P-TECH students create feudal societies

P-TECH students create feudal societies

Ninth Grade Troy Riverfront P-TECH students are getting medieval this week. Upon returning from the holiday break, students in the combined ELA/Social Studies class had four days to research a feudal society and create a visual representation of the manor system....