Tag Archives: Stafford Technical Center

State News
April 11, 2018

Area high school students win SkillsUSA medals

About 89 Stafford Technical Center participated in the SkillsUSA Leadership Conference at various locations in and around South Burlington April 4-5. Students competed to demonstrate personal, workplace and technical skills.

Stafford Technical Center garnered 33 medals total in individual and group competitions, including eight gold…

Local News
January 10, 2018

Stafford Tech students design and install grant-funded bench

RUTLAND—Stafford Technical Center unveiled a student-created bench made possible by a grant from Rutland South Rotary last week. Last spring Stafford was awarded a $750 grant for a student project. The funds were used to purchase the materials to build an Adirondack style…

New officers elected
News Briefs
November 2, 2016

New officers elected

RUTLAND—On Thursday, Oct. 13, the Stafford Technical Center chapter of Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) elected and installed officers for the school year. The results of the election are as follows: President, Kira Simonds from Otter Valley Union High School;Vice President/Parliamentarian, Alexa…

“Leaf” it to us in community raking event
News Briefs
November 2, 2016

“Leaf” it to us in community raking event

RUTLAND— On Oct. 26, Stafford Technical Center completed its sixth annual leaf raking event. The school sent all of the students out in the community to rake leaves for community members who need a helping hand. In addition to raking leaves, the culinary arts program…

News Briefs
April 27, 2016

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

CITY NEWS

Computerizing public works data

Rutland City has spent some $11 million in the past ten years in combined sewer overflow (CSO) projects, Public Works Commissioner Jeff Wennberg told the City Public Works Committee April 5. The most recent project was…

News Briefs
April 13, 2016

Stafford auto tech program receives national accreditation

RUTLAND—The automotive training program at Stafford Technical Center in Rutland has received accreditation by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) and the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). Stafford Technical Center’s automotive technology program has been accredited in the area of maintenance and…

News Briefs
December 16, 2015

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

State Fair makes membership change

The Rutland County Agricultural Society plans to chart the course for potentially significant changes. Under a provision approved in 2014, members will vote on whether to expel one of its members because he is a convicted felon….

News Briefs
November 30, 2015

News Briefs: Lakes Region

By Lani Duke

Hundreds hired for the holidays

The week after Thanksgiving and the remainder leading up to Christmas are the busiest time of year for the Vermont Country Store in Clarendon. To fill all those holiday orders the store hires more than 500 additional employees,…