Greene County Career Center Published by Ron Bolender · 34 mins · Power Equipment juniors Tatum Shepherd (Xenia) and Jason Mahaffey (Cedarville) placed fourth at the Ohio FFA District 9 Power Diagnostics Career Development Event at Ag-Pro. Congratulations to the pair and to program instructor and FFA advisor Mike Spahr.
The Midwest Ohio HOSA Regional Competition awards ceremony was held this week. Our Biotechnology program at Xenia High School came away with four medals. Congrats to program teacher Molly Wavra and the following medalists: Jessica Holland - Extemporaneous Writing - 1st place Leah Bruggeman - Biomedical Laboratory Science - 1st place Grace Turner - Extemporaneous Health Poster - 2nd place Saphron Cummins - Biomedical Laboratory Science - 3rd place
Our Information Technology students participated in their Business Professionals of America regional competition and came away with a number of medals. Kaden Walker, Nicholas Perry, Jace Adkins, Kathryn-Rose Grant and Zachary Fosson advanced to the BPA State Competition March 14-15 in Columbus.
Congratulations to our Beavercreek Marketing students who competed in the DECA District 4 competition on Monday. Morgan Miller, Austin Molnar and Jared Garrich qualified to compete in the Ohio Career Development Conference March 15-16 in Columbus. Mrs. Heather Sproull serves as the marketing teacher and DECA advisor at Beavercreek High School.
Every year the Miami Valley Tech Prep Consortium and Sinclair College host an event for our Tech Prep students called "Getting Ready for College." The evening showcases Sinclair College and all that it has to offer. Along with meeting a variety of Sinclair representatives, students and parents may attend breakout sessions geared to help them understand the process of transitioning from high school to college and the workforce. The 2019 Getting Ready for College event is scheduled for Thursday, February 14th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm in Building 12 on the Sinclair campus. FREE PARKING will be available in the garage under Building 12.
Our annual open house and chili supper will be held Thursday, Jan. 17. Stop by anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. to learn more about GCCC programs and academic classes, the local job market and scholarship opportunities. The chili is free and the event is open to the public.
GCCC had great representation at the 91st FFA National Convention in Indianapolis. They also enjoyed a tour of Lincoln Tech where they learned about post-secondary opportunities. Thanks to our FFA members for representing all of our Greene County Chapters with professionalism.
A cut-a-thon to benefit Green County Housing Program resulted in the presentation of donation check of $605. Pictured are Cosmetology alumna Arianna Brunette from Fotini's Hair Design in Fairborn, Penny Madry-Johnson from GCHP and teaching assistant Barb Pompeii along with group shot of our Cosmetology students. Special thanks to the alumni and professional stylists who donated their time and talents at the event.
Greene Day visitations are the first Wednesday of each month. Interested sophomores should contact their home school counselor. Home schooled students or students living outside of Greene County should contact Janet Baughn at 937-426-6636, x269.