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Maplewood Career Center provides individuals with educational experiences that aid in personal growth and the development of career/technical skills leading to graduation, higher education, and/or employment.

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Field Grad Qualifies for World Competition

Anthony Sacre, a former student at Maplewood Career Center, recently competed and won first place at the national SkillsUSA competition which was held June 19-24, in Louisville, KY.  Sacre had to participate in local, regional, and...

Maplewood Carpentry And Electricity Students Complete Renovations on Rental Property

Maplewood Career Center juniors and seniors participating in the school’s electricity and carpentry programs are receiving hands-on learning by completing projects at various locations in the community. The students are currently working on completely remodeling...

Yearly Perfect Attendance Drawing Yields Big Prizes for Students

Maplewood perfect attendance drawing is an opportunity for students to win a variety of prizes. To qualify, students must have perfect attendance for at one least 9 week period. Prizes included a 32 inch LED...

8th Annual Masonry Skills Competition

Buckeye Career Center hosted the 8th Annual Masonry Skills Competition. Fourteen students representing Northeast Ohio Career Centers competed. The student projects were evaluated on the masonry skills of level, plumb and more. Maplewood Masonry Junior George...

Maplewood Career Center Received Resource Partner of the Year Award From the Portage Development Board

Maplewood Career Center was named the Resource Partner of the Year by the Portage Development Board. Maplewood was recognized for its investment in the Portage Development Board and for being a highly valued workforce development...

Students at Maplewood Career Center Earn Distinguished Welding Certifications

Several students from Maplewood Career Center recently passed their state certifications in welding with the help of instructor Britt Palmer. In November of 2017, students Zach Sanor (junior) and Logan Spence (senior) passed their SMAW...

Maplewood Student Ben Gibson Receives Second Place at National SkillsUSA Competition, Qualifies for World Competition

Maplewood graduate Ben Gibson competed in and won second place at the national SkillsUSA competition that was held in June of 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky. This achievement gives Gibson the chance to interview for the opportunity to...

Partnering with Allen Aircraft, Maplewood Students Work Together to Enter Annual Robobots Competition

Eight students from Maplewood Career Center were selected to participate in constructing a robot for the annual Alliance for Working Together (AWT) RoboBots Competition. This year, the team is building the robot entirely from scratch...

HSC Cake Decorating

Hospitality Service Careers students have been busy decorating cakes.  Each cake was required to include a border and stars, dots, or flowers. The final product had to be similar to the original drawing or template....

Annual Tapping of Sugar Maple Trees

Mechanical, Groundskeeping and Construction students are busy with the annual tradition of tapping sugar maple trees. With temperatures below freezing at night and above freezing during the day, tis the season for making maple syrup....