October 22, 2017

Cooperative Education opportunity provides valuable experience for Business Administration student

My name is Lauren Davis, and I am a senior in the Business Administration progr...

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FBLA Provides HACTC Students with Leadership Opportunities

By Ali Davis; Design, Illustration & Media Arts I have b...

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FFA Opens Doors of Opportunity for HACTC Students

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Culinary Arts

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HACTC Open House

The HACTC is holding an Open House on March 7th, 2017 from 5:00-7:00! The Open House is for prospective students, business partners, community members, or anyone that would love to see an awesome s...

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Computer Technology Applications

Computer Technology Applications (CTA) is a HACTC program in which computer pr...

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Design, Illustration, and Media Arts

The mission statement at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center (HACT...

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Human Services

The Human Services (HS) program at the HACTC is about giving back...

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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

My name is Ileana Sirois. Andrew Lamb and I are currently juniors...

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Allied Medical Services

In the Allied Medical Services class we learn a lot about worki...

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Cosmetology

My name is Maegan Carbino and I’m a Senior at South Royalton Hig...

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Business Administration

It was the first day of Business Administration class at the HACTC. Kody ...

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Natural Resources

In the Allied Medical Services class we learn a lot about working with colle...

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Natural Resources Annual Plant Sale

The Natural Resources program is having its annual plant sale on the following days:  Read more

Automotive Technology - Evan Barr

My name is Evan Barr and I am a senior in the Automotive Technology program at ...

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Natural Resources - Summer Raymond

The Natural Resources program at the HACTC is a very different environment ...

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Industrial Mechanics and Welding - Noah Morse

I’ve had a pretty nonstandard high school experience. I started as a freshman a...

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Cosmetology - Nakaya Mitchell

I am a senior in the Cosmetology program at the Hartford Area Career and Tech...

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Design, Illustration, and Media Arts - Lydia Pecor

Going to the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center (HACTC) has been a life c...

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Human Services - Kelsey Mason

My name is Kelsey Mason. I am currently a senior at Hartford High School and I am...

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Culinary Arts - Luc Issa

I am a junior at Woodstock Union High School named Luc Issa and I currently atten...

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Collision Repair and Refinishing - Austin Covell

At the HACTC, students learn the most important skills that are needed after grad...

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When Does The HACTC Visit Your School?

Al Flory, HACTC School Counseling Coordinator, will visit all the area high schools in January to speak to sophomore students about attending the HACTC for the 2016-2017 school year.  Below is a sc...

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Austin Waterman - Industrial Mechanics and Welding

When I come to the HACTC and I Read more

Jocelyn Martin - Allied Medical Services

I am glad to be at HACTC because the atmosphere in my classroom is so remarkable and I look forward to coming to class each day. My classmates are welcoming to each other’s ideas and w...

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Lauren Booth - Cosmetology

My experience at HACTC is something I am always willing to talk about a...

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George Spearing - Business Administration

The HACTC is a familiar workplace that has known expectations. This is a friendly environment that...

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Annual Plant Sale

 The Natural Resources annual Plant Sale will take place on May 11th, 12th, and 13th.  For more information, please click Read more

Damien Murray - FBLA

My name is Damien Murray and I attend the Design Illustration and Media Arts program at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center. Since being enrolled at the HACTC, I have seen how student...

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Jaxson Potwin - Hospitality Club

The Hartford Area Career and Technology Center Hospitality Club is a new Club created b...

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Ashley Silva and Anilese Peterson - HOSA

Our names are Ashley Silva and Anilese Peterson. We are both juniors in the Allied Medi...

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Austin Covell - SkillsUSA

Hello, My name is Austin Covell, I live in White River Junction, Vermont and I am ...

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White River Rotary Students of the Month

Congratulations to Hannah Wilcox, Lauren Booth, Travis Beebe, and Sean Riley for being named the White River Rotary's Students of the Month!  Hannah and Lauren were honored for their work in Cosmet...

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Rotary Student of the Month - March

Cosmetology students, Lauren Booth and Hannah Wilcox, and Building Trades students, Sean Rielly and Travis Beebe were honored at the monthly White River Rotary luncheon on Tuesday, March 10. Studen...

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Connor Loupis - Human Services

Human Services is a general study of working with people and learning how to ...

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Emily Filiault - Natural Resources

My name is Emily Filiault, I am a student at Woodstock High School attending the Nat...

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Nicolas Siciliano - Career Technology Exploration

The Hartford Area Career and Technology Center (HACTC) has a wide variety of pr...

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Gemma Fielder - Culinary Arts

My name is Gemma Fielder and I go to Woodstock Union High School. I am enrolle...

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Zumba Fundraiser!

The Allied Medical Services program is hosting a Zumba fundraiser on Sunday, March 8th at the Hartford High School gymnasium.  Please click Read more

Sean Stebbins - Automotive Technology

My name is Sean Stebbins and I attend the Automotive Technology class at the Hartfo...

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Wyat Sherman - Design, Illustration & Media Arts

When I first walked in the front doors of the Hartford Area Career and Technology ...

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Logan Smith - Business Administration

During my time at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center (HACTC), I have b...

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Enzo Mantello - Industrial, Mechanics & Welding

Hammers bang on steel, MIG welders...

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Sarah Demers - Cosmetology

My experience at HACTC is something I am always willing to talk about and share...

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Tayler Larmie - Building Trades

The Building Trades program has to be the best part of high school because the pr...

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Allison Menard - Collision Repair and Refinishing

The Hartford Area Career and Technology Center (HACTC) offers so many great thin...

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Samuel Linowski - Engineering & Architectural Design

During my time at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center (HACTC), I discover...

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Kaila Lemmer - Career Technology Exploration

Career and Technology Explorations (CTE) has to be the best opportunity the...

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Lilly Connolly - Student Advisory Board

My name is Lilly Connolly and I am a junior in the Culinary Arts program at...

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Joey Russo - Career Technology Exploration

My name is Joey Russo and I am a 17 year old student from Windsor High Scho...

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Cheyenne Godfrey - Building Trades

My name is Cheyenne, I am a junior at the Mascoma Valley Regional High Scho...

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2014 Natural Resources Plant Sale

Natural Resources Annual Plant Sale To be held at the HACTC 1 Gifford Road WRJ. VT 802-295-8630 ...

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SkillsUSA Conference

The SkillsUSA State Competition was last week. Congratulations to the following medal winners: Simone Wasick, Prepared Speech Gold Medal Tessa Yoder, Prepared Speech Silver Metal...

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Congratulations, Robotics Team 95

Congratulations to Team 95 - the Grasshoppers!           We are pleased to announce that FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Team 95, The Grasshoppers, is having another gr...

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Human Services in The Valley News

The Valley News wrote a nice article about the dual enrollment class that the Human Services seniors took and then culiminated with presentations at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center.   Th...

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Jordan Holmes - Natural Resources

Hi, my name is Jordan Holmes and I am a junior at Lebanon High School.  I am also a student in the Natural Resources program at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center. In the Natural Res...

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Dawn Plomp - Allied Medical Services

Allied Medical Services is a class that focuses on health careers.  The class introduces a variety of careers to the student, including what that profession entails and the educational requireme...

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Adam Tatro - Business Administration

Building and learning skills in business and making community connections has been an important part of my educational career.  I am a second year student in the Business Administration program ...

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Alex Cooper - Computer Technology Applications

CTA, where should I start? The Computer Technology Applications class is practically a second family to me. I enjoy every moment I have in this class, even if I am doing challenging work. I thin...

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HACTC Open House!

The HACTC will hold its 2014 Open House on March 4th!   If you, a family member, or a friend are interested in enrolling at the HACTC for the 2014-2015 school year, the Open House is a g...

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2013-2014 Community Service

On January 24th, the HACTC celebrated the community service that has been performed by the students up to this point in the school year. Immediately below is a video highlighting that service.  ...

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Outstanding Student of the Quarter - 2nd Quarter

Congratulations to the following students who received Outstanding Student of the Quarter for the 2nd Quarter at the HACTC.  Seniors:

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Nick Kempton - Industrial Mechanics & Welding

Industrial Mechanics and Welding is one of the most memorable and interesting classes that I have taken throughout school.  There is always something different to do everyday. I actual...

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Heather Bailey - Culinary Arts

To some people ninety minutes would seem like a long time, but when you are under pressure it is amazing how quickly it can go. So when two other classmates and myself found out that w...

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Nathan Guarino - Design, Illustration & Media Arts

Have you ever picked up a pencil and stared at blank paper, intrigued by what you could fill the empty, white space with? Have you ever glanced up at a beautiful view and noticed what ...

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Allison Courtemanche - Human Services

Hello, my name is Allison Courtemanche, but to the students and teachers throughout the halls of Hartford High School and the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center (HACTC), I am b...

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Outstanding Students - Quarter 1

Below is a list of the HACTC's Outstanding Students for the first quarter.  Congratulations!  We are so proud of your hard work!  Stephen Titus - Industrial Mechanics and Welding Le...

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Automotive Technology by Artemis Kayiales

          My name is Artemis Kayiales, but I prefer to go by Artie. I have a strong passion for Automotive Technology. I have always loved getting under the cars and trucks with my brother and f...

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EAD by Alex Brueckner and Jackson Dwyer

     When I step into the Engineering and Architectural Design room, I am greeted by the teacher, Mr. Duffy, as well as my classmate Jackson Dwyer. We sit down and read the Valley News in order ...

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Cosmetology by Katelyn Yoder

     Look to the FUTURE! Were the last words us new seniors and juniors saw and heard before returning to Cosmetology this year. Last year and years previous, the Cosmetology program at the HACT...

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Collision Repair and Refinishing by Corey DeCota

     In Collision Repair and Refinishing at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center, you learn the basic skills used in the process of refinishing cars, busses, trucks, and even more inte...

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Kid Stuff Magazine

The HACTC was recently featured in Kid Stuff Magazine, a local publication distributed around the Upper Valley.  In case you missed it in printed form, here is the link to the article: <...

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Community Presentations

  You are invited…… WeCare Hartford & MACC members invite you to our sec...

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Tree Climbing

Dustin Potter, a former Natural Resources student, came back to the HACTC to show the current Natural Resources students how to climb a tree.  Dustin is an independent tree climber subcontracted by...

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CTE Conversation

Below is a great conversation regarding gender equity in Career and Technical Education.  It is a part of the Education - Join the Conversation series sponsored by Vermont's Agency of Education.  <...

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Summer Technology Camp 2013

The 2013 Summer Technology Camp at the HACTC was a complete success. Eighty-three campers in 7th, 8th, and 9th grade enjoyed 5 days of fun-filled activities.   Campers experienced the fo...

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Final Program Awards

Congratulations to the following students who received Final Program Awards: Read more

Rotary Student of the Month - May

Cosmetology students, Tiffaney Trussell and Shannon Hill, were honored at the monthly White River Rotary luncheon on Tuesday, May 14. Tiffaney and Shannon were recognized for their excellence in th...

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National Technical Honor Society

Congratulations to the new members of the National Technical Honor Society! We are proud to have you as new members!  Rebecca Adams- Huma...

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2013 Natural Resources Annual Plant Sale

Natural Resources Annual Plant Sale To be held at the Hartford Area Care...

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Outstanding Students for the Third Quarter

Below are both the Senior, Junior and Sophomore Outstanding Students for the Third Quarter.  The students were honored at an awards assembly, receiving a certificate, a water bottle and a $15.00 gi...

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FFA - Morgan Albrecht

     My name is Morgan Albrecht I live in Canaan, New Hampshire and am a Senior at Mascoma Valley Regional High School.       I am also a se...

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FBLA - Parker Robinson

     My name is Parker Robinson and I am an Officer in the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center’s Future Business Leader of America (FBLA) program. FBLA is a student...

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HOSA - Dawn Plomp

     A few weeks ago, on March 20th, 18 students from the Allied Medical Services program traveled to Manchester, NH to compete in various competitions at the Health Occup...

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Skills USA - James Fadden & Tim Grace

     Want to see how you rank against other students in the state of Vermont? At the Skills USA competition in Burlington, Vermont, We competed against various students, showing others our skill...

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DECA - Mackenzie Brown

Hello. I am Mackenzie Brown and I am a senior in the Culinary Arts program at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center. In this class, we do not just learn about how to cook, we learn things ...

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Skills USA Winners!

Congratulations to all the students who competed at Skills USA this year! The following students came home with medals for their 1st, 2nd and/or 3rd place fin...

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New NTHS Members

Below is a list of the new students accepted into the National Technical Honor Society.  They will be inducted at a ceremony on May 9th.  Congratulations!!!!!  Nick Brooks Kali Cove...

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FBLA Wins!!!!!

The FBLA students just completed their two-day competition in Burlington, Vermont.  Here are the results: Overall: 11 firsts 11 seconds 9 thirds 12 fourths 15 fi...

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Human Services - Amanda LaMotte

        Hi, my name is Amanda LaMotte and I am a senior at Hartford High School. I am currently enrolled in the Human Services program at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center. The Huma...

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Career Technology Exploration - Dakota Merrill

        My name is Dakota Merrill; I am a 16 year old sophomore at Woodstock Union High School. Outside of Woodstock, I am currently a student at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center i...

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Engineering and Architectural Design - Allison Rowlee

        “What do you want to be?” my guidance counselors would ask. Well, as a sophomore at Hartford High School I was more concerned with whom I wanted to be, and worrying about my future seeme...

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Computer Technology Applications - Nick Brooks

        My name is Nick Brooks.  I am from Hartford High School and for the past semester have been taking Mr. Martelle’s Computer Technology Applications class taught at the Hartford Area Caree...

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National Technical Honor Society - By Melanie Taylor

        NTHS is a student-run organization that is nationally designed to recognize technical educational students who meet publishe...

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HACTC Student Honored - Rotary

Engineering and Architectural Des...

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Outstanding Students for the Second Quarter

Below are both the Senior and Junior Outstanding Students for the second Quarter.  The students were honored at an awards assembly, receiving a certificate, a water bottle, and a $15.00 gift certif...

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HACTC Celebrates Community Service

At its second quarter awards assembly, the HACTC celebrated all of the community...

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Culinary Arts - DECA Competition

Culinary Arts students returned with a vast amount of new knowledge from their DECA state competition held in Burlington, Vermont. DECA is a student run non-profit organization that prepares eme...

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DIMA Student Kali Covell, Honored

At the 2nd Annual Entrepreneurship Vi...

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Natural Resources - By Jesse Cutting

My name is Jesse Cutting; I am from Hanover High School and am a senior in the Natural Resources class at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center. I came to the class inter...

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Cosmetology - By Jesslyn Halford

My name is Jesslyn Halford and I am currently a senior at Hartford High School.  I also currently am in the Cosmetology program at the Hartford Area Career and Technology Center. ...

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Allied Medical Services - By Brady McNeil

I am Brady McNeil, a junior at Hartford High School. When I was asked to represent my class by writing this paper, I was excited to have this opportunity. For the past few months ...

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Design, Illustration, and Media Arts - By Molly Hammond

My name is Molly Hammond and I am a junior at Windsor Jr/Sr High School. I also attend the Hartford Area and Career Technology Center and I am in the Design Illustration and...

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Automotive Technology - By Andrew Goulet

My name is Andrew Goulet, I am in eleventh grade and go to Windsor High School. I attend Hartford Area Career and Technology Center and am in...

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HACTC Students Honored

Industrial Mechanics & Welding along with Natural Resources students were honored at the monthly White River Rotary Luncheon on Tuesday November 13, 2012. Earning outstanding student of the mon...

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Brookemeade House #5 for Building Trades Students

Seniors complete trim on the fifth house in a series. Instructor Bob Cla...

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Human Services Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Seniors from HACTC, Dr. Jeffrey Spiegel  and their Pre School Class  dress in pink to show their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Day. <...

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