At West Ashley High School, Ms. Helen Shepherd’s students are learning valuable work-readiness skills as they prepare for a career as a Nail Technician. Ms. Shepherd shared these pictures of her students in action –
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Work-based Learning Partnerships Coordinator for Charleston County School District.
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West Ashley High School’s culinary arts students, led by Chef Jason Wheless prepared and served the meal for the CCSD Retired Educators annual luncheon on Thursday, Feb 19. This valuable work-based learning experience will help prepare these students for catering and banquet management career opportunities.
February 25, 2015 – Over 900 students in the freshman class at Wando High School participated in a career awareness and CTE program information event today. Students visited various CTE Classrooms for an overview of each of the four “Schools of Study” at Wando: School of Arts and Humanities – Ms. Ashley Wyrick, Dean School of […]
February 25, 2015 – Today, students in Ms. Erin Shiver’s Clinical Studies program at R. B. Stall HS enjoyed an interactive visit to the assisted living and memory care units at Horizon Bay. They learned that assisted living residents have their own individual living spaces (and vehicles if desired and appropriate) and their care can range from help with only meals […]
Students from Wando HS and Military Magnet Academy were among the volunteers that helped serve over 1200 guests attending last night’s Chefs’ Feast, and event that supports the Lowcountry Food Bank. At the event, 32 local restaurants were on hand to provide about 600 portions each of some of their signature dishes. Chef Joseph Crompton, Culinary Arts Instructor […]
Erin Shiver’s Health Science students from R. B. Stall High School enjoyed an educational tour of the Trident Medical Center Wednesday. Special thanks to Ana McMurray with Trident for hosting the future medical professionals for the day!
Congratulations to the Wando HS, West Ashley HS and R. B. Stall HS DECA teams for earning Gold re-certification on the School Based Enterprises! Wando DECA adviser Kirk Beilke said special recognition for their Gold Certification goes to 11th grader Kate Harper, 12th grader Cole Whitman, and 10th graders Riley-Grace Marshall and Catherine Ginn, along […]
Congratulations to Ms. Donohoe’s Horticulture program at Wando High School on being named the winner of the 14/15 CTE Video Showcase Video Contest! This winning video will be featured on ETV’s Carolina Classrooms show with our new State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman airing statewide on February 25th at 7pm.
This week, West Ashley High School invited partners from throughout the area to set up tables for a two day career fair. Students had the opportunity to engage with professionals representing a wide array of career pathways. Thank you to all the participating volunteers and educators that enable this event to be successful. Special thanks […]
Teams from throughout the Charleston region, including West Ashley HS, North Charleston HS, Academic Magnet HS, CE Williams MS and Laing MS competed in the annual SeaPerch underwater robotics competition at Danny Jones Pool in North Charleston yesterday. The event was a terrific success thanks in part to an amazing group of volunteers from SPAWAR and other Lowcountry STEM Collaborative partners. […]