Amy Lin-Rodriguez, Superintendent

Amy Lin-Rodriguez
Superintendent

Voice: 201-662-6700
Fax: 201-869-7716
Email: Superintendent@hcstonline.org

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Thurman Carey is a 1999 graduate of County Prep High School’s Allied Health (Pre-Med Science) Program and currently works as an Education and Mental Health instructor at his alma mater. As a student, he discovered a number of different career paths that would allow him to help others.

He had teachers who cared more than he could have ever imagined and he strives to provide his students with the same learning experience. He says In a world that keeps pushing students to make commitments for their future, having the chance to experience a true glimpse of these fields is invaluable. #HCSTcelebratesCTE ...

Chynna DeStefano is a 2008 graduate of County Prep High School who works as a cost accounting manager for Ralph Lauren and sole proprietor wedding photographer. During her senior year, HCST connected her with an internship at Hudson City Savings Bank where she became interested in finance, helping shape her career.

She encourages students to participate in CTE because it gives them the opportunity to experience the professional setting before even graduating high school. #HCSTcelebratesCTE ...

February is CTE Month! Jamie Roberson is a 2016 County Prep graduate working in the nursing field as a patient care technician. It was during her time at HCST that she found an interest in the medical field and knew it was the career path she wished to pursue.

Her advice to current students: make wise choices and choose to study something that interests you. #HCSTcelebratesCTE ...

Happy Black History Month HCST! February is an important month to reflect on the vast contributions made to our country and communities by Black Americans, and commit to continuing the fight for progress. ...

High Tech High School is ready to celebrate Lunar New Year! HTHS community is invited to post LNY wishes on the giant hand drawn dragon. ...

Last Friday Mr. Jiovanny Aguiar brought the CPHS Key Club to volunteer with the non-profit Backpacks for Life. Students were able to learn about the incredible work they do to provide homeless and at-risk veterans with backpacks filled with essential goods, and connect them to mentorship and other supportive services. ...

Join us on January 24th, 26th, and 27th in the Black Box Theater at High Tech High School for our production of Cabaret! For tickets visit: https://www.msbtickets.com/frankjgargiulocampus/schoolevents ...

HCST's Music and Audio Technology Department is thrilled to be hosting a production of Malik Work's award winning hip-hop theatre production "Verses at Work" for students in the County Prep Theater tomorrow at 12:00 PM and 1:30 PM! The one-man show connects the world of hip-hop and jazz, as well as the early millennium nightlife of the Lower East Side of Manhattan and intertwines verse, video, live music, musical theater, hip-hop, spoken word, dance, and theatrical monologue in a captivating, vibrant, and energetic show. ...

This year, the students in Generosity for Generations (G4G) continued their holiday traditions by hosting both the Angel Tree and the Homeroom Canned Food Drive Competition. In an effort to do even more to give back, on December 20th they teamed up with the Culinary staff to host a “Make Your Own Cupcake and Brownie Sale”! All proceeds will be donated to the local food bank. ...

There's still time to get tickets for tonight's Winter Concert at the Earl W. Byrd Center! Click the link below to register:

https://www.msbtickets.com/earlwbyrdcenter/event/uf5peiwv ...

Last Wednesday Students in Action held their third annual sandwich making drive for the homeless. Over thirty members worked to prepare 300 meat and cheese sandwiches that were then delivered to the Hoboken Shelter. A big thank you to all members that attended! Special thanks also to Chef Mario and all of the culinary staff for their support. ...

You are cordially invited to attend the Music & Audio Technology Department 90's themed Winter Concert! The Winter Concert will take place on December 21st at 7pm in the County Prep Theater at the Earl W. Byrd Center in Jersey City. Doors will open at 6:30pm and tickets can be purchased in the link below!

https://www.msbtickets.com/earlwbyrdcenter/event/mit0z2ek ...

High Tech High School Culinary Arts invites our HCST family and friends to Breakfast with Santa! Click the link below to buy tickets to attend the breakfast this Saturday, December 17th at 10am for delicious food, photo opportunities with Santa, and so much more!

https://www.msbtickets.com/frankjgargiulocampus/event/9kbornf7 ...

Just in time for the winter holidays, Culinary Arts students got to learn how to smoke a brisket in Chef Delorenzo’s class! ...

The eSports Team at HTHS continues to be Hudson County's Smash Bros Duos Champions! Congratulations on your win! ...

On behalf of the Musical Theater Department and the Arts Academy, we would like to acknowledge the Culinary Arts instructors, their students, and the Food Services Department for everything they did to make the Homecoming "dinner and a show" a true success.

The food, service, and attention to detail were incredible. Compliments and gratitude from the families and community members who attended are still coming in. We are so proud to have been part of a night showcasing an HCST cross-curricular event! ...