Dear Students and Families,
Now that you all have had a relaxing and enjoyable summer, I hope you are looking forward to the coming school year.
You are to be congratulated for choosing Western Area for your vocational and technical training in anticipation of your career goals. Western Area Career & Technology Center has prepared thousands of students for entry into the workforce and/or post-secondary education, and our completers have become vital members of society and their communities.
I am excited to start off this new school year knowing I have your support. You can expect excellent teachers and support staff to assist you in preparing for the future in hopes of fulfilling your destiny.
I want to personally welcome each of you as you begin your training at Western Area. Please do not hesitate to contact me if there is anything I can do for you as we start the 2016-2017 school year.
Dennis J. McCarthy, Ph.D.