Category: RATC News
News from Rockcastle Area Technology Center.
By: Jessalyn Burton, Rockcastle FBLA Chapter Reporter
On Friday, March 8th Rockcastle Area Technology Center FBLA chapter attended the Region 6 Conference at Eastern Kentucky University. Twenty-four students competed with 12 placing in 8 events. Lexy Hasty placed 1st in Advertising. Audrey Childress placed 2nd in Computer Applications. Carson White and Gary Ramsey placed 2nd… Continue Reading FBLA Attends Region 6 Conference
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Rockcastle Area Technology Center and Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center are proud to announce the formation of Kentucky’s first Tech Ready Apprentices for Careers in Kentucky (TRACK) Youth Apprenticeship in Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).
TRACK is a partnership between secondary education and a business/industry partner where select students receive training at a secondary… Continue Reading Area Technology Center and Rockcastle Regional Partner to Provide State’s First Apprenticeship Program
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On December 11th students from the Electrical Technology class and Automotive class had the opportunity to tour the Wolf Creek Dam in Jamestown, KY. Students got to go all the way to the river bed level of the dam and see the generator producing power. We also made a short visit to the national fish… Continue Reading ATC Students Tour Wolf Creek Dam
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On January the 10th, Justin Spears from M and L Electric brought an electric conduit bender and donated his time and material to demonstrate some real life conduit bending for the students. We want to say a special thank you to M and L Electric of Bowling Green, KY.
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HOSA is a career and technical student organization for high school, postsecondary, and middle school students who plan to pursue a health career. HOSA is a pipeline for future health professionals that provides a strong foundation for preparing tomorrow’s health care professionals through skill development, leadership opportunities, and community service. In recognition of HOSA week,… Continue Reading HOSA Week is November 4-10
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Senior students from Rockcastle ATC’s Automotive, Electricity, and Welding programs recently received their OSHA10 safety certification cards. OSHA10 certified Electricity instructor, Jeff Draper, held the ten hour class covering numerous aspects of safety, and administered the required assessment to all students present for the entire class. This safety certification is recognized nationally. Congratulations to all… Continue Reading ATC Students Earn OSHA10 Certification
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On October 26th, the Rockcastle ATC SkillsUSA student organization held its annual leadership day at Quail Park. The day was filled with leadership activities to obtain their Statesman degree. SkillsUSA would like to thank the Quail Homemakers for the use of the wonderful facility.
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HOSA Future Health Professionals is an international student organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Health Science Education (HSE) Division of ACTE. HOSA’s two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the health care industry and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people.
The mission of HOSA is to enhance the delivery… Continue Reading HOSA Members Attend Leadership Conference
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On October 18, 2018 many Rockcastle ATC FBLA members went on a trip to progress their leadership skills. They went to Lexington and participated in multiple different escape rooms at Countdown Games in Lexington. Also, they went to Botanical Farm in Lexington to participate in a corn maze where they worked together to find there way… Continue Reading FBLA Members Enhance Leadership Skills
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On October 13, 2018, multiple FBLA members including Carson White, Caroline White, Miranda Gooch, Arlee Thomas, Lexy Hasty, Hannah Mullins, Gentry Phillips, Jeriann Price, and Jessalyn Burton participated in a community service project at Sigmon Farm. At the farm, they set up a table to give free pumpkin painting, coloring pages and candy to the families… Continue Reading FBLA Members Volunteer at Sigmon Farm
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