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Kelsey Webb 

Ohio Hi-Point’s Top 15 students honor educators

Ohio Hi-Point's Top 15 and their honored educators

Ohio Hi-Point Career Center’s Top 15 graduating seniors were part of the career center’s Honored Educators and Top 15 Senior Students Recognition Ceremony on Wednesday, May 6.

The annual event is an opportunity for the Top 15 students to select and recognize an educator who impacted and influenced their educational careers.

This was Hi-Point’s eighth year hosting the banquet, which coincided with National Teacher Appreciation Week.

Ohio Hi-Point’s 2015 Top 15 graduating seniors and the educators they honored are:

Travis Borders, a Mechanical Construction Trades student from Marysville High School, honored Bob Lawrence, his Mechanical Construction Trades instructor.

Sierra Corbin, an Allied Health and Nursing student from Urbana High School, honored Rene Mejia, her Spanish instructor at Ohio Hi-Point.

Stacy Fogt, an Allied Health and Nursing student from Triad High School, honored Jennifer Duann, her Science teacher at Ohio Hi-Point.

Kirsten Gardner, a Multimedia Marketing student from Indian Lake High School, honored Justin Lacher, her Multimedia Marketing instructor at Ohio Hi-Point.

Lindsay Hall, an Allied Health and Nursing student from Urbana High School, honored Todd Skaggs, her Social Studies teacher at Ohio Hi-Point.

Destiny Johnson, an Allied Health and Nursing student from Urbana High School, honored Lance Jackson, her coach and History teacher at Urbana High School.

Carrie Leese, a Multimedia Marketing student from Benjamin Logan High School, honored Dai Yamamoto, her Japanese instructor at Benjamin Logan High School.Courtni Pippin, an Animal Management student from Bellefontaine High School, honored Robin Curley, her Animal Management instructor at Ohio Hi-Point.

Tyler Pugsley, an Allied Health and Nursing student from Indian Lake High School, honored Ryan Gilbert, his English instructor at Ohio Hi-Point.

Kaitlynn Rogan, an Allied Health and Nursing student from Triad High School, honored Tammy Heitmeyer, her Allied Health and Nursing instructor at Ohio Hi-Point.

Taylor Shadoan, a Cosmetology student from Graham High School, honored Cindy Harlan, her Cosmetology instructor at Ohio Hi-Point.

Jessie Slack, a Cosmetology student from Kenton High School, honored Cindy Harlan, her Cosmetology instructor at Ohio Hi-Point.

Monica Sonner, a Cosmetology student from Marysville High School, honored Stacy McConoughey, her former English teacher at Marysville High School.

Paul Thurman, a Diesel Technology student who is home schooled, honored Kendra Thurman, his home school instructor.

Jessica Trace, a Printing and Graphics student from Graham High School, honored Tom Carrig, her Printing and Graphics instructor at Ohio Hi-Point.

The event was made possible through the support of the following sponsors: Honda, Jim Hilliker at Wendy’s, Mary Rutan Hospital, Miller’s Textile Services, Affordable Frames Plus, All Around Awards and Sweet Aromas Coffee.

Convocation for Ohio Hi-Point students is scheduled for Wednesday, May 27 at 6:30 p.m. at Ohio Hi-Point Career Center. In the event of bad weather, the event will be held at Bellefontaine High School.

To see all the photos from the evening, click here.

Kelsey Webb 

Ohio Hi-Point Career Center raises funds for Special Olympics Ohio

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio – TP Lanes in Bellefontaine was packed on a Monday morning as over 120 Business Professionals of America (BPA) students raised money for Special Olympics Ohio through a Bowl-A-Thon.

On April 23, students from Ohio Hi-Point’s BPA Chapters on main campus and satellite locations- including Indian Lake High School, Graham High School, Upper Scioto Valley High School and Riverside High School- participated in the annual Bowl-A-Thon as the biggest fundraiser for the year for Special Olympics Ohio.

Ten Special Olympics athletes from the Logan County Braves joined the BPA students.

To raise funds for Special Olympics Ohio, students asked for donations and some fundraised at a price per pin. The chapters raised over $1,000 for Special Olympics Ohio.

Additional funds were raised through sponsors for the event. Speedway Inc., Downtown Diva’s, IAM Appliance Service, Jim’s Pizza Chalet, Billy Kasper’s Body Shop LLC, Jim’s Equipment and Shake Your Tail Feather Aviary were this year’s sponsors.

Graham Business satellite instructor, Rob Dickerson, and Graham Information Technology/Media satellite instructor, Paige Cromwell, coordinated the event between the chapters.

Next year, the Ohio Hi-Point BPA chapters hope to raise $2,000 for Special Olympics Ohio.

BPA Chapter members enjoy a day bowling to raise money for Special Olympics Ohio.


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