Engineering Design

Stephanie Bartolotta teaches Introduction to Engineering and Design and is a graduate of Arcadia University with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology. Stephanie holds a Master of Arts in Teaching from Rider University and has been teaching at High Tech High School since 2019. Stephanie's goal in the classroom is to have students actively...

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D|FAB News

D|FAB NEWS HTHS Teachers Use Classroom Tech to Join Fight Against COVID-19 April 20, 2020April 21, 2020D|FAB News, HTHS Architecture & Engineering Academy (Secaucus, NJ––April 19, 2020) A group of career and technical education (CTE) teachers at High Tech High School are utilizing their knowledge of 3D-printing to support frontline and hospital workers in...

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D|Fab Contact Us

Gregory Simon is the supervisor of the academy for  Digital Design | Fabrication Academy. A graduate of New Jersey Institute of Technology's College of Architecture and Design, he also holds a Masters degree in administration and supervision from Saint Peter's College and has been in the district since 2005. In addition to his role...

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D|FAB CTE Courses

The Academy for Design and Fabrication (D|Fab) prepares students for college-level study and/or careers in architecture, fine art, interior design, urban planning, industrial design, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, mechatronics, automotive technology, digital fabrication, wood technology, and computer programming. Freshmen rotate through Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses throughout the year. They are also exposed...

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Industrial Design & Animation

Alba Nery Simon migrated to the United States in the early 1980s, where her family lived in New York City and later settled in Jersey City, New Jersey. Growing up in an urban environment inspired her to pursue Architecture as a career. She attended New Jersey Institute of Technology, graduating with a Bachelor of...

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Wood Technology

Zachary Bolich is a master cabinet maker with over twenty years experience in the millworking field. He began teaching the art of woodworking part time in the Hudson County Schools of Technology Post-Secondary program in 2010. In 2013, Mr. Bolich joined D|FAB where he currently teaches Wood Technology as both a vocational major and...

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Mechatronics–Robotics

Harry Peles teaches Computer Programming, Engineering and Robotics and is a graduate of Camden County College where he earned an AAS in Engineering Science before going on to graduate from Rowan University with a BS in Physics and a minor in Applied Mathematics. He is also a graduate of the US Army Corp of...

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Computer Programming

Jeremy Abuan teaches Computer Science and is a graduate of Saint Peter’s University. Once a student of High Tech High School (class of 2011), Mr. Abuan has returned as a Computer Programming teacher for the 2018 – 2019 school year. His primary goal as an educator is to facilitate future leaders in CS fields...

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Architecture & Design

Vanessa Batista teaches Architecture + Design I, Architecture + Design II, Architectural Studio I, and Architectural Studio II. She earned a bachelor of Architecture before moving on to her Master of Science in Civil Engineering degree from New Jersey Institute of Technology. An alumna of High Tech High School, Ms. Batista re-entered the classroom...

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