Press Release: SouthTech Open House

MEDIA CONTACT: Kristine M. Gobbo; 561-463-0777


SouthTech Academy and South Tech Prep Academy, A-Rated Schools, Host Open House on April 28

Charter School boasts 13 career academies; honors, AP and dual enrollment options; industry certifications and high school diploma


            BOYNTON BEACH, FL (April 21, 2015) – SouthTech Academy and SouthTech Preparatory Academy, serving youth in grades 6-12, will host an Open House on Tuesday, April 28, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at 1300 SW 30th Ave; Boynton Beach. The no-cost, A-rated by the State of Florida charter schools offer 13 career academies, providing hands-on career experience; honors, AP and dual enrollment classes; industry certifications and a high school diploma.

“SouthTech offers small class sizes for individualized learning, preparing students for success, whether they are pursuing higher education or getting a head start on their career,” said James “Jim” Kidd, president and CEO. “We also provide supportive teachers who offer hands-on assistance and are focused on their students’ unique needs, progress and success.”

Attendees will learn more about the programs SouthTech offers potential students, including its career academies in medical sciences, veterinary assisting, business management, entertainment management, information technology, commercial arts, recording arts, auto body repair, automotive technology, motorcycle technology, marine technology, cosmetology and culinary arts. School staff will be on hand to provide information on academic and student support services, clubs and organizations. Admissions assistance will also be available to attendees.

SouthTech is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement, and has a 92.8 percent graduation rate for the high school. To apply for admission, visit

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