CBI Knowledge Bowl Regional Competition
On Thursday five area CBI Knowledge Bowl Teams held their regional competition in the KCCC Adult Education Building. The top three teams will move on to compete at the State Level. Congratulations to Mr. Geiger’s CBI 10-A Team (1st place) Mr. Thompson’s CBI – Mount Vernon Team (2nd place) and Mr. Lambert’s CBI 10-C Team (3rd place)
Click here to view a list of team members
On Feb. 27th 11 KCCC students and their instructors traveled to Nelsonville to compete in the Skills USA regional competition. Seven of those students placed in the top 3 of their event and earned the right to move on and compete at the State Competition scheduled for April 14-15. The Students who will be going to state include:
Jordan Cormier- 1st Basic Health Care
Dresden Young-1st Cosmetology
Clint Green, Eastan Sherbahn, Cassie Gurtler and Riley Whited- 2nd Team Works
Michael Hall – 3rd Collision Repair Tech
D’Anna Cutlip- 3rd Auto Refinishing
BPA State Competition
On Thursday March 12th, 32 KCCC students from the Pre-Professional, Business &Finance, Digital Media and Computer Networking labs traveled to Columbus to compete at the State Level during the 2015 BPA State Leadership Conference. Students finishing in the top 10 of their respective competitions were recognized. KCCC had 18 students place in the top 10. The Computer Animation Team of Lauren Moore, Leslie Moore and Makenzie Vandyke placed 2nd and will be advancing to the National Competition to be held in Anaheim CA May 5-10.
Adopted 2015-16 School Calendar
This is the official calendar for the 2015-16 school year, adopted by the Board of Education during their March meeting.
River Room Theme Weeks
The theme is Medieval Times in the River Room Cafe this week (Tues. 24th – Thurs.26th). Come enjoy great food in a Medieval atmosphere! Hours and menu are posted below in the services section of this webpage.
It is never too early to start exploring potential career pathways with your student. Click here to read about the State’s new College Credit Plus Pathway .
Students Advance to State BPA Competition
Chef & Catering Competition
The following students from Chef & Catering have been selected to compete in the 2014-15 Culinary Affair with Pork Cook-Off. The event is scheduled to be held at the Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center on Feb.11th. To earn a spot in the competition, students had to submit an original pork recipe, suitable for restaurant use, to a panel of judges from the Northeast Ohio Pork Producers Association. The top 10 recipe creators, along with their assistants, have been invited to the competition.
2nd place with a composite score of 94 - Nickey Stamp
Sausage Biscuit Rolls – Team Partner – Amanda Strouse
3rd place Tie with a composite score of 93½ – Lane Myers
Ramen Pork Burger – Team Partner – Rebecca Yoder
8th place with a composite score of 89 – Tristen Cherryholmes
Pork Curry – Team Partner – Codey Kester
9th place Tie with a composite score of 88½ – River Christian
Mango Pork – Team Partner – D’Art Casto
The Pork Cook-Off results are in!
3rd Place with 319 points – River Christian with Team Partner – D’Art Casto
Won Bronze Medals and $50.00.
4th place with 293 points – Lane Myers – Knox County Career Center with Team Partner – Rebecca Yoder
Won Bronze Medals
Great Job Students!
Skills USA Fundraiser
Members of Skills USA are currently selling “Savings Advantage Cards” to raise money for their organization. Area Businesses represented on the card include; Custom Cutters (15% off $100 order), Finishing Touch (Buy one tanning package, 50% off second package), Pirates Cove (Free 10” cheese pizza with purchase of one item 16” pizza), Java Hut (Buy one drink, 30% off 2nd drink/ Buy 1 lb. Coffee get $2.00 off any drink), Athens Greek Restaurant (10% off entire order), Strang Glass ($25 off of insurance deductible), G&G Feed and Supply LLC (10% off purchase of $25 or more), Heralds Appliances (Free 10 warranty with purchase of a major appliance), Buffalo Wild Wings ( 10% off order), Sips (10% off cash sales), Pond Tire (Free tire rotation, commercial vehicles not included), Tracy’s Total Image Salon (10% off any product).
See Assistant Treasure Carolyn Adair or any Skills USA member to purchase a card.