On Tuesday, May 29, 2018 the below students signed on to aprenticeship programs with Oberg Precision Grinders and will begin full-time work in July 2018.
Taylor Paga-Machine Technology-Mars High School
Dillone Latini-Machine Technology-Knoch High School
Butler County AVTS 1st Signing Day with Penn United Apprenticeship Program.
Jake Sirich-Machine Technology-Karns City
Jake has been working through Cooperative Education with Penn United since January 2018.
What does this mean? Jake will complete a four-year program, at the end he will receive his Journeyman papers as well as a Bachelor's Degree in Machine Technology.
Congratulations 2018 Student of the Year:
Cassandra Sherman - Cosmetology - Butler Area School District
Congratulations to the 435 students who were awarded Certificates of Completion as well as other accolades for outstanding achievement.
Tyler Arblaster-Senior-Slippery Rock-Graphic Arts
Kolby Brew-Junior-Knoch-Advertising Design
Cassandra Cornelius-Senior-Butler-Advertising Design
Kyle Hilliard-Senior-Moniteau-Graphic Arts
Molly Horstman-Senior-Butler-Graphic Arts
Brycen Moore-Senior-Butler-Advertising Design
Reilly Nulph-Senior-Knoch-Advertising Design
Kylie Smiesko-Senior-Butler-Graphic Arts
Trevor Valent-Junior-Butler-Graphic Arts
Jazmyne Young-Senior-Knoch-Advertising Design
Dori Zielinski-Senior-First Baptist Christian-Advertising Design
Animated School Logo on the website home page was created by Advertising Design student Jacob Owczarzak, 11th grade, Butler.
Welcome to the Butler County Area Vocational-Technical School website. Butler County AVTS provides 15 programs of study to 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students from the seven Butler County School Districts: Butler Area, Karns City Area, Mars Area, Moniteau, Seneca Valley, Slippery Rock Area, and South Butler County.
The programs of study at Butler County AVTS are designed to meet the needs of students as well as occupational requirements in the labor market. Courses offered will prepare students of all ability levels to enter jobs in technical, skilled, and semi-skilled occupations after high school graduation or after technical school or college training.
A BCAVTS Outstanding Student is chosen based on qualities such as character, leadership, honesty, responsibility, optimism and loyalty in creating a positive school environment. An Outstanding Student must be a diligent student, completing his/her assignments on time and showing strong effort to learn in class! Lastly, an Outstanding Student demonstrates excellent behavior, is well mannered, and is respectful to peers, teachers and all other staff members.
Blade Sleigher - Welding (Mr. Morgan) - Karns City - Senior
Jacob Becker - Building Construction (Mr. Raypush) - Senior - Knoch
Ryan Ortz - Culinary Arts (Mr. Barczak & Mrs. Collins) - Junior - Knoch
Noah Kison - Welding (Mr. Morgan) - Senior - Knoch
Wesley Speck - Welding (Mr. Morgan) - Senior - Seneca Valley
Lilleann Gorog - Culinary Arts (Mr. Barczak & Mrs. Collins) – Senior - Seneca Valley
Kolton Buday - MT (Mr. Clouse) - Junior - Knoch
Ben Lucas - HVAC (Mr. Collins) - Senior - Knoch