• What is P-Tech?
    P-Tech is an innovative program that blends high school and college education with real-world work experiences. In partnership with Westchester Community College and leading industry partners, P-Tech offers a comprehensive six-year pathway. Students commit to earning both a New York State High School Diploma and an Associate Degree, preparing them for high-demand careers. This program is designed for students from diverse backgrounds, including low-income families, first-generation college students, English language learners, and students with disabilities.

    Key Benefits of P-Tech

    Tuition-Free Degree: Earn an Associate Degree without any financial burden.

    Industry Partnerships: Gain work based skills and priority consideration for jobs with top local employers after graduation.

    Inclusive Community: Thrive in a supportive environment that values diversity and opportunity for all.

    What are the P-Tech Career Pathways to choose from?
    Through partnerships with industry leaders, students will gain hands-on experience, mentorship, and opportunities for internships.

    • Health Information Technology offers students a unique opportunity to delve into the technical aspects of health data management. Students will gain hands-on experience in health informatics.
    • The Paramedic pathway offers critical skills required for emergency medical services while also learning emergency medical procedures and protocols.
    • Computer Information Technology offers students the opportunity to gain skills and knowledge in IT fundamentals.
    • Cybersecurity is designed to offer students knowledge and understanding in protecting digital systems and data from cyber threats.

    Get to Know Our Partners

    At Peekskill City School District, collaboration is at the heart of everything we do. We are proud to work closely with esteemed partners who share our commitment to providing exceptional educational opportunities for our students.


    Ossining Union Free School District
    Ossining Union Free School District is a valued partner in our P-Tech program. With 25 students joining our cohort, we are excited to foster a collaborative learning environment that extends beyond district boundaries.

    Westchester Community College (WCC)
    Westchester Community College plays a pivotal role in the success of our students. All college credits earned and the Associate degree conferred will be granted by WCC, ensuring rigorous academic standards and a seamless transition to higher education.

    We are partnering with PNW BOCES to provide hands-on experiences that enrich our students' learning journey. Through innovative programs and resources, PNW BOCES enhances our curriculum and prepares students for real-world challenges.

    Sun River Health Center and Open Door Family Medical
    Sun River Health Center and Open Door Family Medical are invaluable partners in our Health Information Technology and Paramedic pathways. Their expertise and support provide our students with invaluable mentorship and internship opportunities in the healthcare field.

    Peekskill Volunteer Ambulance Corps and Ossining Volunteer Ambulance Corps
    Peekskill Volunteer Ambulance Corps and Ossining Volunteer Ambulance Corps are dedicated to supporting our students pursuing careers in emergency medical services. By offering mentorship and internship opportunities, they help students gain practical experience and develop essential skills in emergency care.

    We are grateful for the ongoing support of our partners and their commitment to empowering our students to achieve their full potential. Together, we are shaping the future of education and preparing our students for success in college, career, and beyond.