Kent School District and Renton Technical College Sign Ground-Breaking Agreement So High School Students Can Earn Medical Certifications, Degrees

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

In addition, community members will now be able to take Renton Technical College courses at Kentlake High School in the Kent School District.

The Kent School District Board of Directors and the Renton Technical College Board of Trustees met at Kentlake High School on Wednesday evening to sign the agreement for the Medical Career Pathways program. Sitting on the stage of the school’s performing arts center, both boards welcomed the new partnership.

“This is a great opportunity for the students of Kentlake High School and members of our community to earn college credits and certifications for degrees in the medical field. There is a great deal of demand for qualified people to fill these positions, and this program will put our students in an excellent position,” noted President Debbie Straus.

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