Changing Lives Through Education Newsletter: Graduation 2023

I am thrilled to extend my warmest congratulations to the remarkable graduates of Orange Technical College! This momentous occasion marked the culmination of hard work, dedication, and growth, and it is with great pride that I commend each of our graduate’s tremendous achievements.

As Acting Associate Superintendent for OCPS Career and Technical Education, I have witnessed firsthand the incredible contributions of our students, staff, community, and business leaders throughout this academic year. Together, we have fostered an environment that promotes creativity, collaboration, and the acquisition of practical skills, ensuring our graduates are equipped for CAREER success in the ever-evolving professional landscape.

Our graduates have displayed exceptional talent, resilience, and an unwavering commitment to their chosen fields. These accomplishments are a testament to the transformative power of career and technical education.

None of this would have been possible without our staff’s unwavering support and dedication. From the classroom to the field, our teachers, instructors, and administrators have tirelessly nurtured

and guided our students, igniting a passion for learning and providing the necessary tools for their future success. This unwavering commitment to excellence has set the foundation for our student’s achievements.

I would also like to express my deep appreciation to the business leaders in our community who have generously invested their time, expertise, and resources into our programs. Through your mentorship,

internships, and partnerships, you have offered invaluable real-world experiences, enriching our students’ learning journeys and preparing them for the demands of the professional world. Your commitment to shaping the next generation of skilled professionals is commendable, and we are grateful for your continued collaboration.

As we celebrate our graduates and reflect on a successful school year, let us not forget the power of technical education to shape lives, transform communities, and open doors to endless possibilities.

Our graduates are poised to impact their chosen fields significantly, and I do not doubt that they will continue to exceed expectations and contribute meaningfully to society.

Once again, congratulations to the Class of 2023! We hope you enjoy the recap video below.

With utmost pride and appreciation,

Rosa Grant

Acting Associate Superintendent

Career and Technical Education

Orange County Public Schools