ABOUT HENRY ABBOTT TECH

Henry Abbott Technical High School is located in Danbury, Connecticut and has over 600 students from 18 different towns. We recently underwent major renovations to create new, state-of-the-art shop facilities, computer labs and classrooms.

We offer a comprehensive high school and Career Technical Education in 12 occupational careers. Each graduate receives a high school diploma and a certificate in their chosen trade. In addition, Abbott Tech serves adult education students in various apprentice and extension courses.

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STRATEGIC PLAN

STRATEGIC PLAN

Working for Students and Connecticut’s Future, our 3-year strategic operating plan, sets the CTECS in pursuit of our bold vision: to be the best technical education and career system in the United States.

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QUICKLINKS

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NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 at 2:03pm
Students at @Prince_THS have collaborated together from several shops throughout the school, on a mission to complete a bird box.

The project included student work from:
⚙️Manufacturing
🔧Plumbing
🚗Autobody
🧱Masonry
📐Carpentry
🎨Graphics
🧬Bioscience https://t.co/cZi0s5a80E
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Monday, May 3rd, 2021 at 1:03pm
It’s officially Teacher Appreciation Week! 🍎📚❤️️

From everyone at CTECS, we extend our deepest gratitude to our hard-working teachers for their unwavering dedication to their students. They make an impact on their lives every day!

#ThankATeacher #TeacherAppreciationWeek https://t.co/LV1jxAYTvE
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Friday, April 30th, 2021 at 1:36pm
Congratulations to the #educators selected as district and school Teachers of the Year for 2021 and 2022! 🎉🍎📚

View the full list here ➡️ https://t.co/zZYiPooNJJ https://t.co/2LYueUcWkA
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Thursday, April 29th, 2021 at 12:59pm
🎉Congrats to all of those honored at the 2021 CT SkillsUSA Ceremony! While this year’s championship looked a bit different, CTECS students quickly adapted & showcased the best talent and leadership in CT.

What was your favorite area of #SkillsUSA 2021?

https://t.co/p4jbE4i6xU
Tuesday, April 27th, 2021 at 1:25pm
Yesterday, @GrassoTech's Info Technology trade spoke with @LGSusanB during a press conference encouraging CT students to participate in the 2021 Computing Challenge - where grade 3-12 students create apps to spread positivity, tackle important issues or promote healthy habits.
Sunday, April 25th, 2021 at 4:00pm
Are you still trying to figure out how to navigate remote/hybrid learning in a way that works for your child and family?

In partnership w/ @ColumbiaCPRC, CTECS has introduced workshops we hope will aid your decision making to meet your needs

More info➡️ https://t.co/JvlKTwuds0 https://t.co/LuxlEU7N7d
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Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at 2:01pm
Shout out to Wilcox THS student Destiny Martinez, who has enlisted into the @CTNationalGuard to serve part-time as she attends college through the Guard Tuition Waiver.

Destiny joins a family legacy alongside her sisters, also Wilcox grads serving as they pursue their degrees https://t.co/vv2ugT9w0K
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Monday, April 19th, 2021 at 3:53pm
Congrats to Whitney Tech's Lalitha Kasturirangan, who was awarded UConn’s ECE Instructor Award for Excellence in Course Instruction!🏆

Lalitha will be honored at the 2021 UConn ECE Professional Recognition Awards show 5/13 @ 5pm on the @uconnece YouTube➡️ https://t.co/IxGJyqPxWW https://t.co/lJbDRH8Ebi
Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 at 2:50pm
The latest episode of CTECS Alumni Stories features @bullard_tech graduate Larry Janesky.

Hear how Larry built a house at 18, grew a @CTBasementSys empire, became a successful entrepreneur & a motivational speaker!

DM us your alumni story! #CTECSAlumni

https://t.co/55JksoTRxW
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Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemMonday, May 3rd, 2021 at 4:03pm

It’s officially Teacher Appreciation Week! 🍎📚❤️️

From everyone at CTECS, we extend our deepest gratitude to our hard-working teachers for their unwavering dedication to their students. They make an impact on their lives every day!

#ThankATeacher...

Connecticut Technical Education and Career System
Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemFriday, April 30th, 2021 at 4:36pm

Congratulations to the #educators selected as district and school Teachers of the Year for 2021 and 2022! 🎉🍎📚

View the full list here ➡️ https://www.cttech.org/ctecs-announces-2021-and-2022-teachers-of-the-year/

Connecticut Technical Education and Career System
Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemThursday, April 29th, 2021 at 3:58pm

Congrats to all of those honored at the 2021 Connecticut SkillsUSA Ceremony! 🎉

While this year’s championship looked a little different than in year’s past, CTECS students quickly adapted and showcased the very best in leadership and occupational talent in the...

Connecticut Technical Education and Career System
2021 Connecticut SkillsUSA Ceremony
This ceremony marks 44th year students, educators and industry come together to honor the finest leadership and occupational talent in Connecticut. The cerem...
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Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemTuesday, April 27th, 2021 at 4:25pm

Yesterday, Grasso Tech's Information Technology trade spoke with Lt. Governor Bysiewicz during a press conference encouraging students across Connecticut to participate in the 2021 Computing Challenge.

The Challenge has students in grades three through 12 creating applications designed to spread messages...

Connecticut Technical Education and Career System
Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemSunday, April 25th, 2021 at 7:00pm

Are you still trying to figure out how to navigate remote/hybrid learning in a way that works for your child and family? You’re not alone.

In partnership with the Center for Public Research and Policy at Columbia University, CTECS has introduced...

Connecticut Technical Education and Career System
Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemFriday, April 23rd, 2021 at 5:00pm

Shout out to Wilcox Technical High School student Destiny Martinez, who has enlisted into The Connecticut National Guard to serve part-time as she attends college through the Guard Tuition Waiver.

Destiny joins a family legacy alongside her sisters, also Wilcox graduates,...

Connecticut Technical Education and Career System
Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemMonday, April 19th, 2021 at 6:53pm

Congratulations to Lalitha Kasturirangan, Eli Whitney Technical High School English Instructor, who was awarded UConn Early College Experience's Instructor Award for Excellence in Course Instruction!🏆

Lalitha will be honored at the 2021 UConn ECE Professional Recognition Awards show Thursday, May 13 at...

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Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemThursday, April 15th, 2021 at 4:44pm

Happy to support Office of Governor Ned Lamont, along with Office of Lt. Governor Susan Bysiewicz and Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection at the launch of their step-by-step informational guide to pursuing a career in the skilled trades. The guide aims to promote a more...

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Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemThursday, April 15th, 2021 at 4:36pm

Careers in the trades can offer a rewarding job with good pay and opportunities for growth for people of all gender identities and backgrounds. Have you checked out our new step-by-step informational guide about pursuing a career in the skilled trades?

...

Connecticut Technical Education and Career System
Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemTuesday, April 13th, 2021 at 5:50pm

The latest episode of CTECS Alumni Stories features Bullard-Havens Technical High School graduate Larry Janesky.

Listen how Larry built a house at 18 years old, grew his empire at
Connecticut Basement Systems, became a successful entrepreneur and a motivational speaker!

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Alumni Success Stories, Ep. 4: Larry Janesky, Carpentry
Graduates of the Connecticut Technical Education and Career System are empowered to enter the global workforce; pursue apprenticeships; or pursue post-second...
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Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemWednesday, March 31st, 2021 at 4:59pm

Congrats to Wilcox Tech Reading Teacher Alecia Walkuski for making the Renaissance National Honor Roll! 🏆 This acknowledgement demonstrates Alecia’s commitment towards student growth by using data to create meaningful lessons.

She is the only secondary educator in CT to earn...

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Connecticut Technical Education and Career SystemTuesday, March 30th, 2021 at 5:50pm

A huge thank you to Land Rover of Hartford, part of Mitchell Auto Group, for awarding three tool kits (valued at $3,000 each) to A. I. Prince Technical High School's Automotive Technology program.

Two students have been gifted the kits based on...

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