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Join our schools in a district-wide Student Showcase on Thursday, June 1st at the Frank J. Gargiulo Campus in Secaucus. This event is hosted by the HCST Foundation and all proceeds will directly benefit our students’ educational experiences!

From 6-8pm there will be various culinary arts stations, student exhibits, live performances and dinner - all highlighting our unique educational programs. Tickets are $10 person and all current HCST Students are free with a valid ID. RSVP by 5/29!
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Congratulations to the HTHS eSports team for winning the state championship and moving on to nationals! Mr. Jared Krinsky brought the team Jorge Reyes, Dominic DiNardo, Mateo Amy, Lucas Velasquez, and Eliel Gonzalez to the HCST Board Meeting last week to celebrate their success and thank the Board for its support. ...

Get your tickets for CPHS Summer Fest on June 7th! The Music and Audio Technology department's Summer Fest is a student-led project organized by the Music Tech Seniors. As part of an in-school WBL, students were responsible for organizing the activities, as well as budgeting and planning the day's events!

Check out the flyer for more info, and click the link below for tickets!
https://sites.google.com/hcstonline.org/msb-ewbc-music-technology/home
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Make sure to get your tickets for the High Tech Dance/Choreography Program's performance "Through My Eyes" on May 17 at 3PM and May 18 & 19 at 7PM! The show, an investigation of identity, was directed by the senior dance majors. ...

Sign up for HCST's Career and Job Fair this Wednesday! ...

Please join us on Saturday, June 3rd in Jersey City for a Dedication Ceremony to celebrate the renaming of our Explore Middle School campus after County Executive DeGise! ...

Today is National Teacher Appreciation Day! HCST's teachers are some of the very best out there, and we are so lucky to learn and work with you every day.

Check out this article on HCST's outstanding student success numbers! This would have never been possible without all of your hard work, care, and dedication. https://www.nj.com/hudson/2023/04/hudson-county-students-lagged-on-state-test-scores-except-for-two-districts.html
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Today is National Administrative Professionals Day! The Board of Education and HCST Administration express our appreciation for all that you do. ...

Join us at the Main Stage Theatre at High Tech High School for "ATLAS Find Your Way", presented by the High Tech High School Dance Department! Shows this Thursday-Saturday this week!

To purchase tickets, please visit: https://www.msbtickets.com/frankjgargiulocampus/schoolevents
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Chefs Jesse DeLorenzo, Dyanna Bruno and Athena Bellotti hosted an April Staff Luncheon this week. Students in the Culinary Major cooked lunch and desserts for the staff to enjoy! ...

It's National Assistant Principals Week! We're so grateful to Mr. Ra, Mr. Rogers, Coach Mattei, and all of the incredible educators who do so much for our students and community. ...

Happy National Arab American Heritage Month! April is a wonderful opportunity to recognize all of the contributions made to our district and our state by our Arab American community members. ...

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County Prep Students Visit Pequest Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center

County Prep Students Visit Pequest Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center

Two groups of County Prep students from the Aquaculture/Hydroponics classes attended a fishing trip to the Pequest Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center in Oxford, NJ. Students received instruction regarding safe fishing and practiced their casting on the lawn before heading to the education pond. According to hatchery protocol, the students were allowed to keep...

Musee Francais

Musee Francais

Earlier this month, High Tech High School’s French Honor Society hosted its first immersive museum event for students and staff. The stunning Impressionism exhibit featured an art gallery made by HTHS’s very own Art Club and French Club students, coloring tables, trivia stations, a professional Photo Booth, and French patisserie-style treats! The star of the...

Lycee Francais

Lycee Francais

A group of High Tech Students recently competed at Premiere Scene, the French Theater Festival of New York, where one student was awarded Best Actress. Hosted by Lycee Francais of New York, Premiere Scene is an annual French theater competition that has taken place since 1999. The competition brings together more than 400 students aged...

Using Personal Whiteboards

Using Personal Whiteboards

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Ladybugs to the Rescue!

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