By Karen Krynen
(Rosemead, CA) – Don Bosco Technical Institute (Bosco Tech) will host its Open House for prospective students and their families on Sunday, November 18, 2018, from 12 noon to 4 pm.
Middle school students are invited to tour the school’s extensive engineering and applied science labs and participate in Bosco Tech’s signature Explore and Create workshops. Offered to boys in grades 6–8, these free sessions allow middle school students a chance to experience Bosco Tech’s uniquely integrated, hands-on STEM education. Workshop space is limited.
New this year is information on the launch of the school’s Biological, Medical & Environmental Technology (BMET) program that starts in Fall 2019. BMET courses will prepare students for advanced post-secondary studies in health care, environmental engineering and biomedical research. The BMET program joins the school’s existing engineering majors: Architecture & Construction Engineering (ACE); Computer Science & Electrical Engineering (CSEE); Integrated Design, Engineering and Art (IDEA); Media Arts & Technology (MAT); and Materials Science, Engineering & Technology (MSET).
“Open House is a great opportunity for prospective students to learn more about Bosco Tech’s reputation as a premier college-preparatory, STEM- focused high school,” said Bosco Tech Principal Xavier Jimenez. “Middle school students and their families can tour extensive lab facilities while learning about all the school offers, including interscholastic sports, extracurricular clubs, service organizations and honor societies.”
Shadow tours and details about financial aid will available during the event.
Bosco Tech is an all-male Catholic high school that combines a rigorous college-preparatory program with a technology-focused education. The innovative curriculum allows students to exceed university admissions requirements while completing extensive integrated coursework in one of several applied science and engineering fields. On Niche.com’s list of top boys high schools and Catholic high schools in California and the U.S., Bosco Tech boasts a college acceptance rate of 100 percent, with the majority of graduates pursuing STEM-related post-secondary majors and careers. Visit http://www.boscotech.edu.
For more information about the Bosco Tech Open House or to participate in a workshop, contact:
Director of Admissions John Garcia
Phone: (626) 940-2009.