For the first time in 50 years, OCPS Agriculture Education/FFA has won a NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP! From Nov 1-4, the National FFA Convention was held in Indianapolis, Indiana. Over 70,000 FFA members, advisors, and supporters attended the 2nd largest of ALL national conventions in the US. Some of the many events … Read More
OTC’s career exploration camp students ended their summer experiences with a grand tour around Sapphire Falls Hotel! With the lead of Landy Mitchell, students got to see multiple properties and amenities and hear about the many positions and benefits of working with them both financially and experience-wise.
To end … Read More
On April 20, Colonial High School had a special guest speaker from 8 Cents in a Jar who came and spoke to the hospitality and tourism, entrepreneur and small business, and culinary programs.
8 Cents in a Jar, Inc. is an award-winning 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving the Central Florida community … Read More
Students from Orange Technical College competed in the 2023 HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America) State Leadership Conference over the weekend. We had 8 students that competed in various competitions, and all 8 placed in the top 3! We are so proud of these hard-working students. This summer, they will … Read More
It was a special morning for Orange County Public Schools and CTE at the 6th Annual Central Florida Cyber Challenge. For the first time ever, the OCPS RBELC and boardroom were been turned into a simulated ethical hacking environment for this work-based learning experience for students!
After opening remarks from … Read More
Yes, Orange County Public Schools CTE students from Evans High School were the first students in the world to tour and explore a new autonomous vehicle to be launched soon. As part of a NAF #STEM initiative, students visited the BEEP headquarters in Lake Nona recently.
They spoke with one … Read More
Winter Park High Culinary Winners
Congratulations to Winter Park High School culinary students who will advance to the 3rd and final round of the Universal Orlando Handheld Competition, which will take place in March.
The winning handheld item will be sold at one of Universal Orlando’s properties. Students were allowed … Read More
This past Thursday (1/19), the Florida FFA Association held the state finals for the Environmental Science and Natural Resource Career Development Event (CDE) at the Florida FFA Leadership Training Center in Haines City. Earlier this year, the state preliminaries were held and the top 10 teams from across the state … Read More
One of the most important decisions you’ll ever make is deciding what you want to do with your life. The career path you choose can influence your earnings potential and future happiness. For example, if you choose a career that requires years and years of schooling and long hours on … Read More
Whether you’re attending classes in the daytime or evening, you should feel safe walking from your vehicle to the classroom building and walking back to your car after class. You should also feel safe when hanging out on campus or when running errands around your school.
Orange Technical College takes … Read More