The CTHSS will give you a real-world advantage in a competitive job market and provide the academic skills needed for post-secondary education. Apply today, and take the first step to pursue a unique technical education!

If you’re interested in applying for entrance in the 2019-2020 school year:

  • Download and print a copy of our admissions application
  • Fill out the first three pages of the application
  • Bring the application to your middle school counselor
  • Your counselor will complete the application and submit it to your first choice school

The Technical High Schools begin sending “First Step” letters to students who meet the initial admissions criteria in February and continue on a rolling basis until classes are full.  

If you are interested in applying for the current (2018-2019) school year, please contact the Director of Counseling at the Technical High School you wish to attend.

Kaynor Tech applicants WITHOUT the Smarter Balanced Assessment must take the CTHSS Literacy and Numeracy Assessment. Parents/guardians are responsible for transportation to/from Kaynor Tech the day of the assessment. If the student needs accommodations, they must submit appropriate documentation to the Director of School Counseling, 43 Tompkins Street, Waterbury, CT 06708 at least 5 days in advance. Please register below: