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silver-eaglePaul M. Hodgson Vocational Technical High School is a public school dedicated to providing each student the opportunity to reach his or her potential as a productive and successful member of the community. This is accomplished by offering students an innovative curriculum, which combines academic instruction, career training, and structured work experiences designed to bridge the gap between classroom learning and workplace skills. Graduates of the our programs are uniquely prepared to meet both the demands of today's competitive job market and the challenges of tomorrow's workplace.

The Hodgson Instructional Focus... "Learn it, 
Live it, Apply it."... Click to read MORE About Us!



9th Grade Career Program Re-application Meeting

There will be a parent meeting for all 9th grade parents to discuss the 9th grade re-application process and how it works for students being accepted into a specific career area.

Other topics will include an overview of GPA and transcripts.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

6:00 – 7:00 PM

The meeting will be held on the 2nd floor in the elevated classroom.

Know someone at HVT worthy of the title of Teacher of the Year?

The New Castle County Vo-Tech School District supports the broadest participation in selecting the Building Level Teacher of the Year Nominees. Therefore, administrators, staff members, parents, students, and community leaders are encouraged to participate in our annual selection of the HODGSON TEACHER OF THE YEAR.  

If you are interested in nominating someone, please click here

The deadline for nominations is February 13, 2015.

For the Latest Hodgson News from the Principal,
The Silver Eagles football team won their second consecutive Division II football championship by beating Laurel 42-0 at the Delaware Stadium at the University of Delaware.
Check out Hodgson's Common Core State Standards Video Links that highlight our students presenting information pertaining to the Common Core. These links are also available to our students on our CCSS Bulletin Board.

Common Core video used during presentations in vocational areas:
The Bloopers from the original video:
The New Math Video:
The Bloopers from the Math Video: 

Yearbooks are on Sale! Senior Yearbooks Ads!

The 2015 Yearbook is now on sale!  All orders cost $70.  Please use the  2015 Yearbook Order Form to place your order.  See Mrs. Yetter for any questions/concerns.  If you are a senior, you do not need to order a separate yearbook - they are included in senior dues. 

Senior Ads in the Yearbook are due by February 1st and can be ordered/created online or with this 2015 Senior Ad Order Form.  See Mrs. Yetter for any questions/concerns. 





  • Thursday, January 29th - FAFSA completion workshop for seniors and parents/guardians - 6-8 p.m. - Room 99
  • Tuesday, February 3rd - 6-7 p.m. - 9th grade Career Program Re-application Process Meeting - Elevated Classroom
  • Monday, February 9th- no school (Teacher Pro. Dev. Day)
  • Monday, February 16th - no school
  • Thursday, February 19th - FAFSA completion workshop for seniors and parents/guardians - 6-8 pm- Room 99
  • These are just some Hodgson School Calendar Dates...See the District Calendar for more!

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Paul M. Hodgson Vocational Technical High School, 2575 Glasgow Avenue, Newark, Delaware 19702 (302) 834-0990