Shawsheen will host its annual Community Open House on Sunday, Nov. 7, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. This is the first in-person community event at Shawsheen in over a year. This event is open to anyone interested in learning about Shawsheen Valley Vocational Technical School District. Prospective students, alumni, community members, business partners and family and friends are all welcome to attend.
The Open House will showcase Shawsheen’s academic, career and vocational-technical programs, as well as all athletic teams and extracurricular clubs and activities. This self-guided event allows participants to explore Shawsheen’s campus and attend demonstrations in both academic and vocational programs.
Additionally, a high school admissions presentation will be held at 2:45 p.m. for those interested in applying to Shawsheen Valley Technical High School
District programming and information regarding student-run services will also be available during the November 7 Open House. Information about Shawsheen’s Adult Education, School of Practical Nursing, Summer Camps and Enrichment opportunities, 7th grade Project Explore program, as well as aquatics and swim offerings will be available.
Shawsheen’s Community Open House is a great opportunity to see firsthand the value of career vocational technical education.
About Shawsheen Valley Regional Vocational School District
Established in 1965, Shawsheen Valley Regional Vocational Technical School District (SVRVTSD) is a student-centered public institution serving the five member towns of Billerica, Bedford, Burlington, Tewksbury, and Wilmington. Shawsheen Valley Technical High School serves more than 1,300 students in grades 9-12 and is “Dedicated to Excellence in Education”, integrating academics with more than 20-vocational-technical career pathways.
Shawsheen is located in Billerica, MA on a sprawling 100-acre campus. The school building features state-of-the-art facilities and athletic fields, twenty-four varsity sports, and dozens of extra-curricular clubs and activities. All of Shawsheen’s faculty and staff are committed to the 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.”
Shawsheen Valley Regional Vocational Technical School District also provides high-quality educational programming for youths and adults through Adult Education, Afterschool Exploratory Programs, Community Events, and Summer Camps and Enrichment Programs. Shawsheen is consistently working to increase its rich and varied programming opportunities for the community, which supports its mission that education is a lifelong, continuous process with many paths to living a successful and fulfilling life.