Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Becca Crum (left) and Kaylin Trout (right) with their first place trophy.
Becca Crum and Kaylin Trout advanced to Nationals after earning a Gold at the Ohio FCCLA State Leadership Conference in Columbus this past weekend.
Crum and Trout competed in the Chapter Showcase Display competition, highlighting the activities the chapter hosted during the school year and the impact the chapter has had on the school and community. This will be the duo’s second trip to Nationals in the Chapter Showcase Display competition.
“I’m incredibly proud of them,” commented Donna Beale, the students’ Culinary instructor, “to have a repeat trip to Nationals is something Becca and Kaylin worked very hard on to achieve. They knew what was expected them from last year, and they raised the bar.”
Becca Crum also earned a Silver medal in the Pastry Arts competition. Katie Finch earned a Silver medal in the Dining Room competition, and Rob Shobe and Dustin Kane received a Bronze medal in the Entrepreneurship competition.
Becca Crum, a senior in the Culinary program from Benjamin Logan, and Kaylin Trout, a senior in the Culinary program from Indian Lake, will compete at Nationals in July in Nashville, Tennessee.
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Hillary Rader, a senior in the Professional Turf and Landscaping program at Ohio Hi-Point, and a recipient of the Ohio Nursery and Landscape Association (ONLA) scholarship, placed fifth out of over 400 students competing at the Ohio FFA Nursery and Landscape Contest.
The contest, consisting of individual and team competitions, took place at Tolles Technical Center in Plain City, Ohio in March. Over forty teams competed during the two-day event, and Ohio Hi-Point’s team finished within the top ten, receiving eighth place.
The team consisted of Hillary Rader (Bellefontaine High School), Hayden Baker (Bellefontaine High School), Brittney Ussher-Gonzales (Urbana High School), and Aaron Osborn (Kenton High School).
Ohio Hi-Point satellite student, Jonathan Wheeler, will be attending the Business Professionals of America (BPA) 2013 National Leadership Conference, “Uncover Your Magic,” in Orlando, FL, May 8-12, 2013. Wheeler, an OHP Media Arts satellite students at Riverside High School, placed first in Extemporaneous Speech at the BPA state competition earlier this month. Wheeler is the station… Read full post
- Four students from Ohio Hi-Point Career Center will compete at the SkillsUSA State Championships after qualifying at the Southwest Regional Competition this past weekend. Colton Low, an Electronics senior from Bellefontaine High School, took home top honors as he placed first in the Prepared Speaking contest. Anderson Johnson, and Architectural and Mechanical Design student… Read full post
Four Ohio Hi-Point students advanced to the FCCLA State Competition after competing at the Regional FCCLA Rally at Springfield-Clark Technology Center this past weekend. The following main campus students advanced to state: – Becca Crum (Benjamin Logan)- Pastry Arts, Gold rating – Katie Finch (Bellefontaine)- Dining Room Attendant, Gold rating – Kaylin Trout (Indian Lake)… Read full post
Ohio Hi-Point’s main campus and satellite chapters of Business Professionals of America (BPA) will be sending a total of 38 students to state competition after learning the results at the Regional Awards Ceremony at Upper Scioto Valley High School this week. Ohio Hi-Point hosted the regional competition at the Bellefontaine main campus on January 22… Read full post
Ohio Hi-Point welcomed over 500 people to the Career Center’s 5th Annual Taste of the Future yesterday evening at OHP’s main campus in Bellefontaine and raised nearly $1,000 for student scholarships. Eleven colleges and eight restaurants were featured in addition to OHP’s 20 program labs. Funds that were raised from tasting tickets used to sample… Read full post
Ohio Hi-Point’s Board of Education had a special visit from Ohio Senator Keith Faber and Representative Robert Sprague during a regular scheduled meeting Wednesday evening at the Sloan Inn. Senator Faber, who is on the November 6 ballot, spoke to the board about the topic that has been on the forefront of Ohio and national… Read full post
The Ohio Association for Career-Technical Education (ACTE) recognized one of Ohio Hi-Point Career Center’s instructors as a rising star during the Annual Ohio ACTE Conference held in Columbus this week. Sharon Maurice, Supply Chain Management satellite instructor at Urbana High School, was named Ohio’s Outstanding New Career and Technical Education Teacher for 2012. The award… Read full post
Last week was the 2011 Logan County Trivia Bee held here at Ohio Hi-Point Career Center. This year Ohio Hi-Point had two teams. The total number of teams for this year’s events was 29 teams. The cafeteria at OHP was busy with laughter as each team tried to come up with the correct answer for… Read full post