Submitted by Shawsheen Valley Technical School
Bedford students who are considering applying to Shawsheen Valley Technical School are invited to an Open House on Wednesday, Jan. 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. The invitation is extended to prospective students, alumni, community members, and interested individuals to attend this event which offers a view into the school’s academic, career, and vocational-technical programs.
The application deadline is Feb. 1 for the class of 2028. Admissions representatives will be available to answer questions about the application process and address administrative inquiries.
During the Open House, attendees will have the chance to meet coaches and athletic teams, explore diverse extracurricular clubs and activities, and engage in hands-on experiences that showcase Shawsheen’s vocational-technical offerings. Representatives will be present to provide information on various programs, such as the adult and continuing education program, Shawsheen’s School of Practical Nursing, the ‘Summer at Shawsheen’ program, 7th grade Project Explore, and the aquatics and swim programs.
In the event of inclement weather, the snow date for Shawsheen’s Open House will be Jan.18, from 6 to 8 p.m.
About Shawsheen Valley Regional Vocational Technical School District
Established in 1965, the Shawsheen Valley Regional Vocational Technical School District (SVRVTSD serves the communities of Billerica, Bedford, Burlington, Tewksbury, and Wilmington, with over 1300 students in grades 9 through 12. The school is located on a 100-acre campus in Billerica. Its programs integrate academics with a range of over 20 vocational-technical career pathways. Shawsheen is committed to its mission “to provide a positive learning experience in a safe educational environment that encourages all students to reach their full potential, emphasizes the value of a strong work ethic, and prepares them for adult life in a competitive world.”