OCVTS Feed the Need 2022 Prepares Over 3,000 Meals for Local Families!
NOV 23, 2022
Students and staff at the OCVTS Brick Center partnered again this year with Fulfill, formerly known as the Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean County, and RWJ Barnabas Community Medical Center to prepare meals for those in need this Thanksgiving. Over 3,000 meals will be distributed.
Ocean County Foundation for Vocational Technical Education Hosts Its First Ever 5k Turkey Dash to Support OCVTS Students
NOV 20, 2022
The Ocean County Foundation for Vocational and Technical Education, a nonprofit organization that supports the students at the Ocean County Vocational Technical School, hosted its first-ever ‘Turkey Dash’, a 5K and Fun Run/Walk this past Sunday, November 20th. The event took place on the beautiful scenic Barnegat Branch Trail in Waretown.
OCVTS Toms River Center Takes Charge In The Fight To Help End Bullying
OCT 19, 2022
OCVTS stands together in helping to create a world without bullying! We stood together and wore orange on October 19 to show unity for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion.
Welcome Back OCVTS Students, Teachers and Staff
SEP 7, 2022
Students, teachers and staff welcome back to a new exciting school year.
OCVTS School District Hosts Staff Field Day
SEP 1, 2022
Staff members engaged in multiple challenges and activities for an invigorating experience. This years staff field day included over 13 team building events.
OCVTS FCCLA Finalists Place at National Conference in San Diego
JULY 6, 2022
Students from the Fashion Design program proudly represented New Jersey and the Ocean County Vocational Technical School at the FCCLA National Leadership Conference held in San Diego, California.
OCVTS Fashion Design Instructor Awarded FCCLA’s 2022 Master Adviser Award
MAY 2, 2022
Fashion Design/Merchandising Instructor selected to receive national recognition from FCCLA. Carey Gliddon has been recognized as a 2022 Master Adviser Award recipient.
Ocean County Vocational Technical School Students Bring Home 30 Medals From NJ SkillsUSA
APRIL 27, 2022
Seventy-Six Ocean County Vocational Technical School (OCVTS) students competed at the New Jersey SkillsUSA Championships which took place Saturdays in April in Gloucester, Sussex and Somerset Counties, New Jersey.
MATES Class of 2018 Graduate Nominated as Outstand Senior by University of Arizona College of Science
APRIL 20, 2022
This spring, each department in the University of Arizona's College of Science nominated an outstanding senior who went above and beyond during their time as a Wildcat. We are pleased to share their stories as they reflect on their time at UArizona.
OCVTS NURSING STUDENTS RECOGNIZED AT TRADITIONAL CAPPING CEREMONY
MARCH 29, 2022
Fifty-four Practical Nursing students at OCVTS recently received the traditional nurse’s cap at a ceremony recognizing the achievements and accomplishments in completing the first half of the intense and comprehensive nursing program.
NJSCA Announces 2022 Counselor Of The County Awards Recipients
MARCH 22, 2022
Jennifer Etzkorn, a school counselor from Ocean County Vocational High School, was selected as the 2022 Counselor of the County for Ocean County.
MATES Win 2022 Ocean County Mock Trial
MARCH 9, 2022
The members of the Marine Academy of Technology and Environmental Science (MATES) Mock Trial team had ONE goal this year…to win the Ocean County Championship! Their focus, hard work, and dedication paid off, and after competing against eight other high school teams, they emerged victorious.
25th Annual Int’l Chefs Night Out Fantastic Food and Fundraiser for the Kids in Ocean County, New Jersey
MARCH 8, 2022
It was a fun night of food and fundraising in Lacey Township on Monday night at the 25th Annual International Chefs Night Out. This year hosted at the beautiful Lacey Elks Lodge on Beach Avenue in Lacey.
Grunin Performing Arts Academy GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance) hosts an open mic with the theme "Love is Love"
FEB 18, 2022
Students read poems, performed songs, danced and came together as a community to share their expressions and interpretations of all forms of love.
Academy of Law & Public Safety Academy Graduates Sworn in as Class One Special Police Officers
FEB 11, 2022
ALPS graduates Joseph Turner and Brendan Kozak were sworn in as Class I Special Police Officers with the Brick Twp. Police Dept.
Career Classroom: Employment needs drive development of new career-based training programs
AUG 25, 2021
New Jersey's county vocational-technical schools continue to respond to workforce needs. One of OCVTS's heavy equipment programs grabbed the attention of enthusiastic industry partners Eosso Brothers Paving and Earle, which led to the summer employment of high schoolers.
OCVTS Students Opt for In-Person Hands-On Learning
FEB 17, 2021
Ocean County Vocational Technical School (OCVTS) and Eosso Brothers Paving, out of Farmingdale, NJ came together to provide a world-class training presentation and equipment showcase of Heavy Equipment for Ocean County students studying Heavy Equipment Operations and Auto Diesel Repair.
OCVTS Hosts Craft Advisory Meeting With a Focus on New Heavy Equipment Operator Program-only the Second in the State
OCT 22, 2020
The Ocean County Vocational Technical School (OCVTS) proudly hosted a craft advisory meeting with its attention geared towards their New Heavy Equipment Operator (HEOP) Program on Thursday, October 22nd. The OCVTS school district shared information about the New HEOP Program, the opportunities it will provide its students, and its potential to support the industry with a pipeline of talent.
OCVTS Holds Class of 2020 Graduation Ceremony for Three Full-time High School Career Academies
JULY 15, 2020
The Ocean County Vocational Technical School (OCVTS) proudly held commencement ceremonies for their three full-time High School Career Academies on Monday, July 6th. Students studying fields ranging from math and science to the performing arts and law enforcement were honored and received certifications at the event. The 2020 academic year posed a unique challenge to students, as the COVID-19 crisis forced OCVTS’ students and instructors to move towards remote learning in mid-March.
OCVTS Welcomes Our Paa Students and Staff to Our Brand New State of the Art Performing Arts Center at Ocean County College
JAN 6, 2020
OCEAN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY- Ocean County Vocational Technical School Welcomes our Performing Arts Students and Staff to our Brand New State of the Art Performing Arts Center at Ocean County College
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