Guest Speaker John Hubbard DUI/Testing Demonstration- March 26
HOSA State Competition- March 27-29
HOSA Blood Drive- April 2 8:00-9:30 am
FFA State Competition- April 5
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Pedal Car Competition
Pontotoc Ridge Career & Technology Center took first place for the second year in a row at the Summit Racing Equipment Pedal Car Challenge. This pedal car was a collaborative project involving 7 PRCTC programs. The programs included: Welding, Industrial Maintenance, Ag-Power and Machinery, Carpentry, Furniture Manufacturing, Drafting, and Engineering. Congratulations to all students and teachers involved in this project.
HOSA Northern District Competition winners
Nursing Assistant: 1st place Diana Gillespie
Clinical Nursing: 2nd place Collin Crawson & 3rd place Sara McCord
Human Growth and Development: 4th place Jenna Schaefer
We had 7 students competing in Skills USA district 3 competition at East Central Community College in Decatur, MS on February 1, 2019.
Karlton Wallace- 2nd place Job Skill Demo Marlee Schaefer- 2nd place Related Tecnical Math
Daniel Benson- 1st place Carpentry
Students in Mrs. Bridget Robinson's Early Childhood class and Dionne Gunter's Teacher Academy Class recently participated in the Educator Rising State Competition at Oxford High School. Congratulations!
Ashley Rea- South Maria Sanchez- South
1st Place Public Speaking 1st place Children's Literature k-3
Lillian Angle- North
2nd place Ed Rising Moment
Participants- (Left to Right) Rachel Gann (South), Maria Sanchez (South), Jade Carwyle (North), Lillian Angle (North), Krishona Rogers (North), and Ashley Rea (South)
Pontotoc Ridge FFA competed in the FFA Federation contest Friday, January 11 in Houston. All of these students have worked hard preparing for competition. Congratualtions to all the participants and winners!
(Left) Gracie Vance- 1st place- Sr. Creed Speaking 1st place in Welding- (Left to Right: Nathan Delgado, Chase Foster, Aaron Westfall,
(Right) Haley Long- 3rd place- Jr. Creed Speaking Drake Steele, and Weston Crouch)
1st place in Tractor Maintainance and operation 3rd place in Tool Identification (Left to Right: Chloe Pina,
(Left) Memphis Wells (Right) Tristan Bates Cayden Bell, Weston Crouch, Shane Sanders)
Alyssa Bohn competed in Prepared Speech
Ag. Power and Machinery- Mr. Powell's class went to the local county school bus terminal to get some live, hands on experience working on our very own Pontotoc County School buses. These students have learned how the air brake system functions and how to disassemble and replace brake shoes on a school bus. They also learned how to adjust brake shoes to manufacturer specificaitons. We would like to thank Mr. Shane Long, Mr. Kevin Foster, and Mr. Dan Hester for taking time out of their day to help thsese students with this project based learning opportunity!