Thursday, April 7, 2022

Schuylkill Technology Center Graduates 18 New Practical Nursing Students

The Schuylkill Technology Center North Campus hosted a graduation Ceremony for the students completing the Practical Nursing Program, an 18 month, part-time program for adult students. 

During the ceremony, 18 students, who are now eligible to sit for the NCLEX Examination which enables them to become licensed practical nurses, were awarded degrees and awards.

Savannah Williams was awarded the Schuylkill Technology Center Highest Overall Average Award. Brandi Fenstermacher, was awarded the Doreen Arndt Award for her outstanding performance in the area of Geriatric Nursing. Ashlee Snyder was awarded the Gloria Ellinger Memorial Award in honor of her professionalism and perseverance to succeed. Brittany Forney was awarded the Martha Malinchock Memorial Award in honor of her compassionate and giving nature. Marissa Janoka was give the Retired Nurses of Schuylkill County Award for her endurance and perseverance. Amanda Graeff was awarded the Sheila Colihan Memorial Fund for her commitment to serving others.

The graduates are pictured (Left to Right, Front Row)….Danielle Wallace(Saint Clair), Brittany Forney(Tower City), Hailey Redclift(Nanticoke), Harlee Holmes(Frackville), Tiffany Woodward(Pottsville),Ashlee Snyder(Shamokin), Sarah Hampton(Frackville)

(Back Row Left to Right)….Amanda Graeff(Tremont), Maria Petruskevich (Coal Township), Ashley Ryan (Pottsville), Brandi Fenstermacher(Schuylkill Haven), Savannah Williams(Summit Hill), Mathias Witmer(Elizabethville), Summer Marks (Pottsville),Shawanda Smith(Orwigsburg), Marissa Janoka (Coal Township)

Schuylkill Technology Center operates a full-time and part-time Practical Nursing program at the North Campus during daytime hours. For additional information contact (570) 874–1412 or visit