Career Camp 2019
Attention current 8th-graders! Sign up now for 5 days of free fun at RMCTC Career Camp. Choose morning or afternoon sessions June 10 through June 14. Explore 5 careers in 5 days! Make and take home fun projects. Learn to work with tools and equipment used by major construction and manufacturing companies.
This activity is open to current Muhlenberg and Reading school district 8th-graders who will be advancing to 9th grade in the fall. Camp will be held at RMCTC. Campers will receive lunch and transportation from central locations. There is no cost for qualified students, but space is very limited, so apply now! Registration deadline is May 24, 2019.
Time8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
There is no cost to qualified students. This camp is funded by the Berks County Workforce Development Board and Reading Muhlenberg Career & Technology Center.
registration form and health/medication form and return them to:
Attention: Student Services Office
2615 Warren Road
Reading, PA 19604
or give the forms to your 8th-grade school counselor.
Registration Deadline: May 25, 2018
View or download the Career Camp flyer.
Big Winners at State Competition
RMCTC students won medals and scholarships at the PA FCCLA State Leadership Conference, March 20–22. Students from four programs earned medals and scholarships to the Culinary Institute of New York, Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Johnson & Wales University, and Sullivan University.
Culinary Arts, Gold: Fernando Gonzalez, John Weik, Leonel Mendez Castaneda; Silver: Jackson Fabre, Grace Ellen Hernandez, Christian Martinez, Aidan Campbell, Xavier Everingham, Debra Fuller, Griselda Nieto, Derrick DeJesus, Tyler Setley.
Baking and Pastry Arts, Gold: Katie Ayala; Silver: Tyanna Rivera, Lizbeth Cintron, Michelle Fuentes; Bronze: Kelvin Garcia.
Sewing and Clothing Manufacturing, Gold: Truc Phuong Ha; Silver: Jyara Wood, Sandra Castaneda.
Early Childhood Education, Silver: Jonny Divison, Cynthia Esquivel, Johanna Salinas, Annaly Velez, Amelia Moore; Bronze: Brianna Salinas.
Culinary Arts students prepared quinoa chicken salads as part of an FCCLA Food Innovations competition. The project involved completing an “Indulgent Salad Dish” and surveying consumers for their feedback on ways to improve the salad. Students will then take the suggestions, remake the salads the following week and re-survey consumers on the results.
From left: Xavier Everingham, Aidan Campbell, and Fernando Gonzalez prepare quinoa salads with teriyaki chicken as part of a Food Innovations competition.
From Wreck to Rock, Junk to Jazz
Students in Auto Body Repair expanded their repertoire to benefit the Boscov’s Berks Jazz Fest. They repaired and painted a well-used electric guitar and gave it a new, shiny, second life. Read the story here.
Joshua Gonzalez, Yashika DeGeorge, and Robert Hamaker participated in a project to refurbish an old guitar for use as a decoration at the Boscov’s Berks Jazz Fest.
New Faculty Member
New program in 2019! Can you guess what it will be?
Do you want to be ready for an exciting career in the expanding healthcare field? Get a great start in one of RMCTC’s five
Health Sciences programs, including Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation, brand-new for 2019.
Healthcare careers are booming!
As the “Baby Boom” generation matures, the demand for health care climbs. Be ready to join this growing industry by choosing one of the dynamic programs in the
Health Sciences cluster.
RMCTC has a career for you.
Construction…manufacturing…health science…personal services…and more!
Explore different career fields and find a program that fits your style and goals.
RMCTC's Technical Academy
Get a head start on college while still in high school.
High-level skills + college credits = Technical Academy awesomeness!