Tag: Rockcastle Area Technology Center

Apr 12 2018

GEAR UP Seniors Attend Job Fair

Berea Job Fair

GEAR UP seniors from Rockcastle County Area Technology Center attended a Job Fair on April 10th, 2018 in Berea, Kentucky.  The students spoke with many different representatives regarding jobs that are available in our area.  This was a great day of hands on learning and career exploration for after high school and college.

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Oct 25 2017

FBLA Community Service Project at Sigmon Farm

On Saturday, October 14th, Rockcastle Area Technology Center FBLA members went to Sigmon Farm and donated community service time by spending time with kids, coloring and face painting.

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Oct 23 2017

ATC Students Apply Electrical Skills

Junior Electricity Students

The Junior class in Electrical Technology installed. L.E.D. pod lights on a side by side utility vehicle. They used collaborative skills as a class with installation, mounting and wiring. Seen in the picture are three of our Juniors Johnathan Reynolds, Rant Saylor and Joshua Mason.

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Sep 08 2016

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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Apr 18 2016

RATC Students Excel at 2016 KY State SkillsUSA Conference

Twelve Rockcastle ATC SkillsUSA members, along with advisor Sherman Cook attended the Kentucky State SkillsUSA Conference April 13th-16 in Louisville. Those in attendance competed in various leadership and skilled contests. Additionally, all twelve received their Kentucky Statesman Award. Those who attended and the results are as follows: Callie Carpenter, Austin Spoonamore, and Chris Taylor received… Continue Reading RATC Students Excel at 2016 KY State SkillsUSA Conference

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Apr 13 2016

2016 Board of Education Scholarship Awarded

To honor the service of the 2016 Rockcastle County Board of Education members, a $250 scholarship was awarded at the April 12, 2016 board meeting. The scholarship was awarded to RCHS senior James Matthew Newcomb based class rank/GPA, college and career readiness measures, community service activities and commitment to a specific college and major field… Continue Reading 2016 Board of Education Scholarship Awarded

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Mar 03 2016

RATC Students Preparing for Leadership Competitions

As spring approaches, Rockcastle ATC Welding students get busy preparing for competition.  On March 9th,  Skills USA members will travel to Bell County to compete in various leadership contests.  The following are just a sampling of the 32 students making preparations for numerous contests. Chris Taylor- Individual Talent William Taylor- Prepared Speech Sabastien McGuire and… Continue Reading RATC Students Preparing for Leadership Competitions

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Mar 03 2016

RATC Students Compete in Skills USA Southeast Region Welding Tournament

On March 2nd, six Rockcastle ATC Welding students travelled to Clay County ATC to compete in the annual Skills USA Southeast Region welding tournament.  Juniors Jarod Robinson, Jacob Wade, and Destiny Peters competed in Level 1.  Seniors Curtis Miller, Hailey Harper, and Josh Greenwell competed in Level 2.  The results will be announced during the… Continue Reading RATC Students Compete in Skills USA Southeast Region Welding Tournament

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Dec 14 2015

RES Students Visit Area Technology Center

Fifth Graders at the Vocational School? My fifth grade class visited the Area Vocational School on December 1, 2015.  I liked the Vocational School.  It looked like a lot of hard work but it would be something I would be interested in doing when I get into high school.  The Vocational School has a lot… Continue Reading RES Students Visit Area Technology Center

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Jun 10 2015

Rockcastle ATC Ranks #1 in 2015 Work Keys Results

ACT’s National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) is a portable credential that demonstrates achievement and a certain level of workplace employability skills in Applied Mathematics, Locating Information, and Reading for Information.  Work Keys assessments measure “real world” skills that employers believe are critical to job success. Test questions are based on situations in the everyday work… Continue Reading Rockcastle ATC Ranks #1 in 2015 Work Keys Results

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