DANVERS — Superintendent Heidi Riccio reports that, in accordance with a new order from Gov. Charlie Baker and the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Essex Tech will continue remote learning through the end of the 2019-2020 academic year as a precaution against the COVID-19 pandemic.
MASSACHUSETTS — Massachusetts Association of Vocational Administrators Executive Director Kevin Farr is pleased to share that numerous vocational schools in Massachusetts have donated personal protective equipment (PPE) this spring to support first responders and medical professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic.
VIDEO: Vocational Schools Throughout Massachusetts 3D Printing Face Shields in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic
Massachusetts Association of Vocational Administrators Executive Director Kevin Farr is pleased to report that several vocational schools in Massachusetts are addressing the shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 pandemic by 3D printing face shields for local healthcare workers and first responders.
DANVERS — Even as the daily routines of many across the world have come to a halt amid the COVID-19 pandemic, life for farm animals at Essex Tech has gone on as always, including the birth of lambs on the campus this week.
DANVERS — Superintendent Heidi Riccio and Principal Shannon Donnelly are pleased to share that faculty and staff at Essex Tech are using 3D printers to make face shields for area medical professionals and first responders to help protect them from contracting the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
DANVERS — Superintendent Heidi Riccio reports that Essex Tech recently donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and medical supplies to several area health care facilities and the Essex County Sheriff’s Department to help protect staff as well as patients from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
DANVERS — Superintendent Heidi Riccio reports that the administrative team, bus service employees and cafeteria staff at Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School partnered this week to deliver food to students while the school is closed as a precaution against COVID-19.
DANVERS — Superintendent Heidi Riccio reports that the Catherine Larkin Memorial Cottage was demolished to clear the way for construction of a new building last week.
The North Shore and Merrimack Valley superintendents of schools have collaborated to make a timely and unified decision about school closure that they feel is in the best interests of their faculty, staff, students, and families. This decision was made after significant conversations among school leaders, local public health officials, and state officials. State officials have today urged that municipalities should make decisions based on their local circumstances, and given the rapidly changing COVID-19 crisis, which the World Health Organization has this week labeled a global pandemic.
DANVERS — Superintendent Heidi Riccio is pleased to announce that Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development for the Commonwealth Rosalin Acosta will serve as the commencement speaker at Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School’s graduation ceremony this June.