Washington Township

Public Schools | Sewell, NJ

Technology Education Department

Our Technology Education Department (grades 6-12) provides a state-of-the-art program in Design Technology and Pre-Engineering, Communication Technology, Construction and Materials Processing, and Electrical Technology and Robotics. These programs integrate academic knowledge with a Problem-Based-Learning methodology that supports critical thinking in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The Technology Education program is recognized as a model/exemplary program and demonstration site for Technology Education in the State of New Jersey.

Our Technology Education Program

  • State-of-the-art fabrication facility for mechanical engineering and structural engineering studies
  • Two state-of-the-art high school television production studios
  • Communications lab featuring 30 computers for high end digital video editing, desktop publishing, and digital image manipulation.
  • Information technology networking course offering Cisco certification
  • Construction Technology/Materials Processing facilities that provide community service projects to the community
  • Robotics laboratory equipped with programmable robotic arms, lathes, and milling machines

Advanced Level Courses

  • Advanced Design and Technical Presentation
  • Advanced Graphic Communications
  • Advanced Telecommunications
  • Advanced Material Processing and Production System.
  • Pre-college engineering studies (Articulated with college credit through Camden County College)

Department Activities

  • Technology Student Association
  • District Technology Night
  • On-going participation in local, regional, and state student competitions in television production, graphic communications, and drafting & design.