The Center for Excellence @ New Tech High is part of the 501(c)3 Friends of New Tech (FONT). The mission of the Friends of New Tech is to financially support the implementation of the high quality project-based learning program at New Technology High School. As a 100% public school in Napa Valley Unified School District, New Technology High School is funded with the same formula as other public schools in the district. The fundraising undertaken by the Friends of New Tech helps close the gap between public funds and what it takes to run a nationally recognized high school.
The Center for Excellence @ New Tech High is one fundraising component of the Friends of New Tech. All of the funds raised via the CFE go directly back to the sustainability of a training program that works with 1,500+ educators a year AND to enhance student experiences at New Technology High School. Some key programatic elements that the Center for Excellence has supported are: