Anthony BarbettaThomas Edison Career High School
Anthony Barbetta has been in the educational profession for over 16 years. Barbetta has accomplished a wide range of educational and technical goals that emulate the mission of Thomas Edison High School. The school's philosophy is to develop the leaders of tomorrow by preparing all students to meet the high academic, technical, civic, and workforce challenges of the 21st century. The school receives over 7,000 applicants annually. With a graduation rate of over 90%, over 80% of the students graduate with industry certification. In 2009, he received an award from the New York State Council on Leadership and Student Activities for outstanding dedication to the field of student leadership, development and support of student activities.