Greg Donovan

Hello, Parents and Students,

My name is Gregory J. Donovan and I am the West-MEC Superintendent and I would like to welcome you to the district and wish you much success during your journey in expanding your education.

Career and Technical Education is one of the best values in education. It is essential that students have the opportunity to take programs during their high school years that will train them for a career before graduating. Our district isn’t about one pathway to success, it is about opening doors for young people and putting them to work.

West-MEC’s mission is Preparing students today for tomorrow’s careers. Our Vision is to Empower all students to participate fully in the economy by providing and enhancing Career and Technical Education. We reinforce our mission and vision every day by providing our students with programs in high-demand industries in need of skilled workers. Providing Career-Driven Education and encouraging students to pursue their dreams is our priority.

MISSION STATEMENT
Preparing Students Today for Tomorrow’s Careers

VISION STATEMENT
Empower all students to participate fully in the economy by providing and enhancing Career and Technical Education

OUR PHILOSOPHY
We believe that the following are key to ensuring success for our students:

  • Upgrading and enhancing existing courses and programs
  • Expanding the number and quality of courses available
  • Making courses as convenient as possible to students
  • Providing training to enter the workforce and pursue continuing education
  • Retraining to enhance job skills and career opportunities

OUR VALUES
West-MEC values and is committed to:

  • Delivery of quality, comprehensive, articulated, industry-validated programs, facilities, equipment and resources
  • A delivery system that includes classroom instruction. laboratory instruction, work-based learning, and a Career and Technical Student Organization
  • The success of students going directly into the workforce, further career training, or post-secondary education
  • Strong partnerships with all district stakeholders
  • Quality Career and Technical Education professional development for all
  • The recognitions of achievements in Career and Technical Education
  • The advancement and success of Career and Technical Education in member districts
  • Lifelong learning
  • Providing key leadership in education reform and modernization

West-MEC’s Strategic Plan represents the collective agenda of all district stakeholders in the realization of West-MEC’s Mission and Vision. The 3-5 year plan articulates three organizational aspirations to provide students with quality educational experiences, create and maintain organizational excellence and establish/maintain community relationships.