Penta schedules Career Night


Penta Career Center will host its annual Career Night on Monday, Dec. 7 from 6-8 p.m. at its campus located at 9301 Buck Road in Perrysburg Township. The event is designed to introduce high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors; middle school students; and parents to the variety of career-technical training options available at Penta Career Center.

Students interested in attending Penta during their 10th grade year, are encouraged to attend a special presentation in the Susor auditorium about Penta’s Sophomore Exploratory program at 6:20 p.m. The Sophomore Exploratory program is designed for students who are interested in investigating career-technical fields before making decisions about their educational, career and life plans.

During Career Night, students and parents will be able to speak with Penta instructors, meet Penta alumni, and discuss career opportunities with representatives from business and industry. For students and parents interested in a general overview about Penta, a special information session will take place at 6:45 p.m. in the Susor auditorium. In addition, during Career Night, potential students who are currently freshmen, sophomores or juniors can register to win a $100 Best Buy gift card and other gift cards.

Penta offers 29 career-technical training programs for high school students during their junior and senior years of high school at the school’s main campus. Also, Penta provides one-year and two-year program options at satellite locations for area students. These programs include Marketing Education and Teaching Professions which are available to students within some of Penta’s member school districts.

Penta Career Center serves students in the following 16 school districts: Swanton, Anthony Wayne, Benton-Carroll-Salem, Bowling Green, Eastwood, Elmwood, Genoa, Lake, Maumee, North Baltimore, Northwood, Otsego, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield, and Woodmore.

For more information about Career Night, contact the Student Services and Admissions Office at either 419-661-6498 or 419-661-6480 or visit www.pentacareercenter.org