MANCHESTER, Conn. — Story by Jeremy Zilora and Ben Donahue, Manchester High School
With so much talk about going to college, it seems like other post-secondary career options get lost today.
There are many different trade skills.
With the help of a state grant and the work of administration and devoted teachers, a new manufacturing program is being started at Manchester High School to help encourage students to enter the workforce.
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