Richmond Technical Center - South
2020 Westwood Avenue, Richmond, Va 23230
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Richmond Technical Center - North
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- Established: 1968 Richmond Technical Center
- 2008 - Home of the Governor's Career & Technical Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
- 2007 - Virginia's first Performance Learning Center with 66 students.
- 1938 - Richmond Vocational School offered courses in art, auto
mechanics, autobody work, barbering, beauty culture, furniture repair and refinishing and printing and
closed in 1946.
- 1854 - Virginia Mechanics Institute was a non-profit, non-stock
VA corporation, whose property at 10th & Marshall was conveyed to RPS in February 1943.
- Career and technical education programs designed for High school students in the day and adults during the evening.
- Day school: students from Richmond and the counties of Charles City, King
William, King and Queen, West Point and New Kent.
- Night school: several thousand adults through the Technical Center, the adjacent
Richmond Career Education Center and John Marshall High School.
Instruction is offered in the following areas:
- Technology & Communication
- Automotive & Manufacturing
- Medical Services
- Construction Services
- Business Services
- Personal Services
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School Board Rep: Jeffrey Bourne
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