County Prep Alumna Maria Stefania Lorefice Speaks to Cosmetology Students

A special thank you is extended to Maria Stefania Lorefice for speaking to our freshmen and sophomore classes on careers in Cosmetology and Entrepreneurism on June 7th.  Maria completed County Prep’s Cosmetology program in 2010 and attributes much of her success to Ms. Donofrio’s guidance throughout her four years of high school.   While networking over the past...Continue reading

County Prep Cosmetology Seniors Pass NJ State Board of Cosmetology Exam

Congratulations to Ms. Sylvia Donofrio’s Cosmetology seniors for passing the rigorous New Jersey State Board of Cosmetology exam on June 12, 2018.  These students completed 1,000 clock hours of instruction as part of their program at County Prep High School which made them eligible for their New Jersey Cosmetology/Hairstyling license.  Good luck to our graduating seniors as they launch...Continue reading

Early Childhood Education Students at County Prep Thank Joanne Johnson

A special thank you is extended to Joanne Johnson for speaking to our freshmen and sophomore classes on careers in Early Childhood Education this past May. Joanne Johnson leads the Kiddie Academy of Hamilton Park team bringing with her over 18 years of experience in Early Childhood Education. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English...Continue reading

County Prep Sophomore, Rozana Deryas, To Compete in the 2018 Special Olympics

County Prep sophomore, Rozana Deryas, will be competing this summer at the 2018 Special Olympics in Seattle, Washington. Rozana will be part of TEAM NEW JERSEY and will represent the state in three swimming events: 25 meter freestyle, 25 meter backstroke, and the 4X200 freestyle relay. “It is an honor to represent New Jersey. I...

County Prep Theatre Arts performs García Lorca’s Bodas de Sangre

In just its sixth year, County Prep Theatre Arts class has brought a new performance opportunity to County Prep students, who are learning both performance and rehearsal practices, and are encountering first hand all of the aspects of professional theatre. The show was designed by our professional lighting designer, Mr. Lance Michel, and was directed...Continue reading

County Prep Students Gain Teaching Experience at Explore 2000

County Prep students enrolled in Ms. Torres’s Education Workplace Experience course  and Ms. Bello’s Early Childhood Education program visited Explore 2000 on Tuesday, May 8th to shadow teachers throughout the day.  County Prep students received a warm welcome from the staff and students.  The day was filled with student engagement activities and numerous opportunities for  students to “test drive” a career in education.  A special...Continue reading

County Prep Students Visit Paper Mill Playhouse

County Prep students visited the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ on Tuesday, May 14 as part of the Youth Transitions to Work (YTTW) Stage Hand Technician Program. This scholarship program provides outreach, training, and placements for students interested in becoming a Stage Hand Technician.  The program is a “training to work” initiative to help launch careers in the entertainment industry. ...Continue reading

County Prep Business Students Visit UBS

On Friday, June 1, County Prep business students participated in a Job Shadowing event at UBS located in Weehawken, New Jersey.  This all became possible through our partnership with Junior Achievement.   Upon arrival, the students attended a presentation on the history of UBS delineating the various products and services offered to their clients and the numerous career opportunities available...Continue reading

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