The Technical College High School is operated by the Chester County Intermediate Unit and Delaware County Community College. It is located on Pennock‘s Bridge Road in West Grove. TCHS offers half-day career and technical programs for students in grades 10, 11, and 12 in the following areas:

    • Animal Science
    • Veterinary Science
    • Automotive Collision Technology
    • Automotive Service Technology
    • Carpentry
    • Computer Information Systems-Programming
    • Commercial Art & Design Media (@Oxford)
    • Cosmetology
    • Criminal Justice & Police Sciences
    • Culinary Arts
    • Early Childhood Care & Education
    • Engine Technology 
    • Health Career Pathways
    • HVAC & Refrigeration Technology
    • Welding & Metal Fabrication (Octorara)
    • ConstructionTrades (@Oxford)**

    Special Programs (listed below) are offered to students in their senior year only.  Seniors must meet curriculum requirements based on college readiness testing.  

    • Allied Health 
    • Sports Medicine
    • Teacher Leadership Academy

    **New Program Alert! Construction Trades Program - Program provides instruction in a number of construction trades and is focused on the building and installation of all systems in a physical structure.  Classroom and lab experiences involve the basics of several building trades including carpentry, interior finishes, masonry, plumbing, and electricity. As a student in the Building Construction Occupations, you will also learn to use various hand tools and power tools. A great hands-on opportunity for students! 

    The TCHS Course Description Booklet is available in the Guidance Office. Students in grades 10, 11 and 12 who wish to attend TCHS must complete an application and will be selected on the basis of grades, behavior record, school attendance, teacher recommendations, and application responses.  Students must be on track to graduate from Oxford Area High School and maintain sufficient academic progress in the major academic subjects.

    For more information about their programs, check out the TCHS website for Pennock's Bridge Campus:

    Click:  APPLY HERE!

    Check out their informational video:

    TCHS PENNOCK'S BRIDGE OPEN HOUSE:                              WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6th 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. 

    Rounds & Dates for 2024-2025 Applications: 

    Admission Rounds

    Application Submission Dates

    Decision Notification Date

    Respond to offer Deadline Dates

    Round 1

    Apply by 1/31


    Respond by 4/12

    Round 2

    Apply between 2/1 – 4/12


    Respond by 5/24

    Round 3

    Apply between 4/13 – 5/24


    Respond by 6/21


    Apply between 5/25 – 8/9


    Respond to offer ASAP


    TCHS Course Selection Video

    Questions? / 484-237-5325