The custom news desk will arrive this week! The Warren County News Team's next will use a professionally designed desk for all future broadcast. This addition will be a part of the video production room at Warren County High School. Check out a picture of the new desk.
Odessa Perry, Career Development Coordinator and Derrick Fogg, CTE Coordinator worked with Middle School staff to conduct a Career Fair for 8th grade students at Warren County Middle School. Several agencies and employers attended and talked with the students about career options. The students were provided with snow cones, cotton candy, and popcorn as they participated in the event. This first annual event was a huge success. Check out pictures from the event.
Several members of Vance Granville Community College met with the Warren County CTE Leadership team this week to discuss the possibility of college Carpentry classes being taught on the High School campus. These course would be a part of the Engineering and Construction Academy at the High School. More information to follow soon!
Students and staff at Warren County High School will now have access to a new state of the art collaborative system. One classroom and one lab will have a 10 foot touch space that students can use to design and develop collaborative projects. Smarter Systems installed the units today. Check out the pictures taken during the installation and click on the video to view a short introductory clip on the system. More information to come once our teachers and students are trained on the sytem.
Ken Bowman, Director of Economic Development partners with other agencies in the county to host a Career Day event for students in Warren County. The event focuses on opportunities for students that are looking for careers that may not involve attending a four year college. This year, 40 students from Warren County High School participated in the Career Day. Check out pictures taken during the day. Thank you to all the agencies and employers that participated and all others that were instrumental in making it a huge success.
Ken Bowman, Director of Economic Development
Elected officials or their representatives spoke to the students about the importance of the career day event.
Crystal Smith, from Warren County Cooperative Extension conducted a 30 minutes workshop on proper dress for an interview.
Lisa Alston, from the Warren County Government Offices presented a session on Interview Skills.
Victor Hunt, Chairman of the Warren County Board of Commissioners, talked with the students about Careers.
Warren County Sherriff, Johnny Williams talked about careers in criminal justice.
Warren County Sheriffs Office
Liberty Health Care
Halifax Electric Cooperative
Warren County Correctional Center
Warren County Offices
Warren County EMS
Warren County Food Corps
Glen Raven - Sunbrella
Vance Granville Community College
Vance Granville Community College - Warren Campus
Students complete an evaluation survey after the event.
Door Prizes were provided