LORENZO WALKER TECHNICAL HIGH
HOSTS INFORMATION NIGHT
February 27, 2013
Lorenzo Walker Technical High School (LWTHS) will host an Information Night for prospective students and their families at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 7th at the school, located at 3702 Estey Avenue. The evening, designed for current 8th grade students/families, will begin in the school’s dining room, located in the center of campus. After a brief overview, guests will take a tour of the campus in small groups, guided by staff and current LWTHS students. After the tour, refreshments will be available in the lobby while students and parents have the opportunity to learn more and ask additional questions.
LWTHS is a school of choice and accepts only 150 incoming freshman from throughout Collier County each year. Students attending LWTHS have an opportunity to take a full set of college-preparatory classes and earn dual enrollment credits from the Lorenzo Walker Institute of Technology and Edison State College. The curriculum meets the course requirements for admission into two- and four-year colleges, and also those of Florida’s Bright Futures Scholarship Program. In addition, students have an opportunity to earn certification in a technical/career program.
Available career majors include:
- Digital Design
- Computer Systems Technology
- Practical Nursing
- Patient Care Assistant
- Dental Arts
- Culinary & Hospitality Arts
- Early Childhood Education
- Transportation (Auto and Marine)
- Auto Collision and Repair
- Architectural & Mechanical Drafting
The application deadline for the 2013-14 school year is Friday, March 15th and students will be notified of their status by April 15th. The application can be found online at www.collierschools.com/lwh/.
To learn more, please contact LWTHS Assistant Principal of Curriculum and Instruction Jeff Rexford at 377-3320 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.