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Hyster-Yale Hosts Rockcastle ATC Students

On December 14th, Hyster-Yale Manufacturing hosted Rockcastle ATC senior and junior welding students on an interesting and informative plant tour.  Hyster-Yale employees Ken Holt and Dennis Hatfield provided valuable information about their company’s philosophy and needs.  Rockcastle ATC welding instructor Curtis Burton and principal Sherman Cook were impressed by the quality of the fork trucks… Continue Reading Hyster-Yale Hosts Rockcastle ATC Students

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RATC Business Students Collaborate with RCMS 8th Graders

Mrs. Castle and Mrs. Mullins, along with 10 students from the Rockcastle Area Technology Center’s business program collaborated with 8th grade students from Mr. Owens’s encore classes. Mr. Owens prepared the students ahead of time for the lesson by taking head shots and loading the pictures on to the computers. During two 40 minute encore… Continue Reading RATC Business Students Collaborate with RCMS 8th Graders

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RATC Project Based Learning Showcase

The faculty and staff of the Rockcastle Area Technology Center would like to extend an invitation to visit our facility from 3:30 to 6:30pm Tuesday, October 11th.  In addition to the RCHS/RATC parent teacher conference, we will be hosting a Project Based Learning Showcase.  Students in our Automotive, Business Education, Electricity, Health Science, and Welding… Continue Reading RATC Project Based Learning Showcase

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Attention Business Education Students!

All assignments for Mrs. Castle & Mrs. Mullins in the Business Education program at Rockcastle Area Technology Center can now be accessed online through the student class notebook via school email.

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Students Fabricate Swing Frame for Elementary School

Rockcastle ATC Welding Technology students recently fabricated a swing frame for Mount Vernon Elementary. The frame will be used with a wheelchair accessible swing. Building the swing frame involved print design, measuring, geometry, and various welding and cutting techniques.

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Electricity Students Visit Safety Training Day

On April 28th 2016, 33 students from the RATC Electrical Technology Program had the opportunity to visit the Jackson Energy Cooperative Safety Training Day. The annual event, often referred to as the Lineman’s Rodeo, was held at the Jackson Energy Farm & Training Facilities. Students observed Jackson Energy Line personnel and People’s RTCC Line personnel… Continue Reading Electricity Students Visit Safety Training Day

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FBLA Members Attend State Competition in Louisville

On Monday, April 18th members of Rockcastle Chapter, Future Business Leaders of America traveled to state competition at the Galt House in Louisville for three days. Seven members attended, Brad Taylor, Aaron McNabb, Zach Loudermilk, Austin Mills, Destiny Osborne, Kayla Horn and Kristen Day. Kayla Horn and Rebekah Hurley received the prestigious Leader Award which… Continue Reading FBLA Members Attend State Competition in Louisville

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RATC Electricity Student Creates Custom “Rock” Sign

Adam McKinney, senior Electricity student at Rockcastle Area Technology Center, designed and completed an awesome project this year in his Level 3 Electricity class. Adam used recycled materials (including barn lumber and a panel from a broken dishwasher) to create a lighted “Rock” sign which is now on display in the RATC Electricity Lab. During… Continue Reading RATC Electricity Student Creates Custom “Rock” Sign

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SkillsUSA Leadership Day at Quail Park

On Friday, November 13th, 32 Rockcastle SkillsUSA members and advisor Sherman Cook participated in a leadership day at Quail Park.  Members of the organization worked on leadership activities and earned their Regional Statesman Award.  SkillsUSA members from the Welding, Electricity, Automotive, and Health programs of Rockcastle Area Technology Center completed this activity to be eligible… Continue Reading SkillsUSA Leadership Day at Quail Park

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Life Is Cool Program Teaches 4th and 5th Graders Healthy Lifestyle Choices

The Donate Life Kentucky State Team was in Rockcastle County earlier this month to present the “Life is Cool” program to all Rockcastle County students in the 4th and 5th grades.   A special thank you to Diana Thacker, KODA Client Services Coordinator who has worked with these events across Kentucky, she was instrumental in working… Continue Reading Life Is Cool Program Teaches 4th and 5th Graders Healthy Lifestyle Choices

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