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New EASTERN Award Honors Graduate: Jamie Brett Memorial Scholarship

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) announces a new award honoring the memory of Jamie Brett, a 1982 Collision Repair Technology and Upper Moreland High School graduate. Mr. Brett passed away peacefully on Friday morning, March 12, 2021 at… Continue Reading New EASTERN Award Honors Graduate: Jamie Brett Memorial Scholarship

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Culinary Arts Program Receives ACFEF Secondary Re-certification

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology’s (EASTERN) Culinary Arts program was recently re-certified by the Secondary Certification Committee of the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation (ACFEF) Accrediting Commission. The Secondary Certification Committee has given EASTERN certification through December 31, 2025.… Continue Reading Culinary Arts Program Receives ACFEF Secondary Re-certification

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EASTERN Students Win Big at SkillsUSA District Competition

Thirty-five students from the Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) won medals in skill areas or leadership at the SkillsUSA District Competitions held virtually throughout the month of February. First-place winners will represent EASTERN at the state-level competitions to… Continue Reading EASTERN Students Win Big at SkillsUSA District Competition

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EASTERN Appoints New Allied Health Instructor

Ms. Marie Festa has been selected as the second Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) Allied Health Instructor, starting in January 2021. In 2021-2022, the program will expand to provide more opportunities for students in Eastern Montgomery County to… Continue Reading EASTERN Appoints New Allied Health Instructor

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College Credit Agreement with Pennco Technical Institute

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) Automotive Technology, Electrical Technology, and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning students can benefit from a new partnership with Pennco Technical Institute (Pennco Tech). This agreement creates a systematic and seamless process in which… Continue Reading College Credit Agreement with Pennco Technical Institute

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Black History Month Alumni Spotlight: Jimir Reece Davis, Commercial Art

February is Black History Month. EASTERN is extremely proud of our Black Alum and we are celebrating by focusing on our successful grads throughout the month. Jimir Reece Davis, a 2016 EASTERN Commercial Art /Lower Moreland High School graduate, is… Continue Reading Black History Month Alumni Spotlight: Jimir Reece Davis, Commercial Art

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Virtual Open House at Eastern Center for Arts and Technology

The Virtual Open House for Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) in Willow Grove will be held Sunday, March 7, 2021 from 1 – 3:30 p.m. via Zoom. This is a great opportunity for parents of high school students… Continue Reading Virtual Open House at Eastern Center for Arts and Technology

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EASTERN’s Allied Health Program Expands

Eastern Center for Arts and Technology (EASTERN) is pleased to announce that the Allied Health program has been approved to open a second section for the 2021- 2022 school year, increasing the capacity of the program from 30 to 60… Continue Reading EASTERN’s Allied Health Program Expands

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