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ⓘ Hudson County Schools of Technology. The Hudson County Schools of Technology is a public school district based in North Bergen that offers career and vocational ..




                                     

ⓘ Hudson County Schools of Technology

The Hudson County Schools of Technology is a public school district based in North Bergen that offers career and vocational education for public middle school and high school students in sixth through twelfth grades, and for adult students throughout Hudson County, New Jersey, United States.

As of the 2014-15 school year, the district and its six schools had an enrollment of 1.813 students and 193.0 classroom teachers on an FTE basis, for a student–teacher ratio of 9.4:1.

                                     

1. Awards and recognition

In September 2013, High Tech High School was one of 15 in New Jersey to be recognized by the United States Department of Education as part of the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program, an award described by superintendent of the Bergen County Technical Schools as the "most prestigious honor in the United States education system". Education Secretary Arne Duncan described these schools as schools that "represent examples of educational excellence".

High Tech High School was named as a "Star School" by the New Jersey Department of Education, the highest honor that a New Jersey school can achieve, in the 1994–95 school year.

                                     

2. Schools

Programs administered by the Hudson County Schools of Technology with 2014-15 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics include:

Middle school
  • Explore 2000 Middle School located in Jersey City 52 students; grades 6–8
High schools
  • Academy of Technology Design located in Jersey City 167 students; in grades 9-12
  • Barbara Mendolla, Principal
  • Jay Andriani, Assistant Principal
  • County Prep High School located in Jersey City 708 students; grades 9–12
  • High Tech High School located in Secaucus, New Jersey 940 students; grades 9–12
  • Dr. Joseph Giammarella, Principal
  • Bayonne Academy located in North Bergen grades 9-12
  • Allyson Krone, Assistant Principal
  • Michael Ra, Assistant Principal
  • KAS Prep - Knowledge Advanced Skills in North Bergen 51 students; grades 9-12