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    Due to Governor Wolf's order Admiral Peary School is closed indefinitely.   Update 4/1/2020

    Gov. Wolf issues 'Stay at Home' order for all of Pennsylvania

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf has placed all of Pennsylvania under an order to stay at home, dramatically expanding the geographic footprint of the quarantine as state officials combat the coronavirus pandemic.

    The order will last at least through April 30. Separately, schools and nonessential businesses are closed until further notice.




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CIP Code 51.0899

Instructor: Mr. Vescovi

Program Overview

In the Masonry program students develop the skills necessary to become block layers, bricklayers, stonemasons, and cement masons. Students learn the process of the planning and layout of structures; mortar mixing and spreading; cutting, laying, and joining bricks, concrete blocks, and glass blocks in the construction of fireplaces, chimneys, walls, partitions, steps, and other structures.

Instruction also includes concrete pavers, and segmented retaining wall construction. In addition, blueprint reading; planning; estimating; placing; and finishing concrete, are included in the program. Students will also receive additional experience working on community projects.


Post Secondary Education

PA College of Technology

Williamson College of Trades

Thaddeus Stevens


Career Opportunities

Block Mason

Cement Mason

Mortar Mixer

Stone Mason


Industrial Certifications

PA Skills Certificate


Advanced Credit

PA College of Technology

Thaddeus Stevens


Statewide Articulation Agreements


Contact Us
Admiral Peary Area Vocational Technical School
948 Ben Franklin Hwy
Ebensburg, PA 15931
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Phone: (814) 472-6490
Fax: (814) 472-6494