May 13, 2013
DACC's Career Based Intervention students, housed out Dempsey Middle School and taught by Mrs. Nicki Wright, came up with a creative plan to give back to the community.
May 10, 2013
Ohio SkillsUSA recently held the annual Leadership and Skills Competition at the Columbus Convention Center. Three Delaware Area Career Center (DACC) students took first place in their specialty, four took second place, and one other took third. The three first place winners will be moving on to compete at the national level in Kansas City over the summer.
May 3, 2013
Thank you to BST&G Fire District for donating their ladder truck to the DACC Fire Service Program!
May 2, 2013
As part of a push to promote safe teen driving, AAA is offering free vehicle maintenance checks at area high schools. Last week, our Automotive Technology students stepped in and assisted the AAA technicians, using the knowledge and skills they've gained in their program at DACC.
March 20, 2013
Congratulations to the DACC students who have qualified to attend the BPA National Competition!
March 7, 2013
There aren’t many high school students who wouldn’t love to hurl a textbook across the room. Over the last few weeks, it’s been the teachers throwing these textbooks as part of a “Self Defense Against Criminal Attack for School Employees” class that is being offered to Delaware Area Career Center (DACC) staff members. In April, this class will be available to the public.
March 7, 2013
Every year, the American Dental Association sponsors National Children’s Health Month in February. So it was only appropriate that the DACC Dental Assisting students took their show on the road and visited first grade students at Huber Ridge Elementary to teach them about proper oral hygiene.
February 26, 2013
In honor of Black History Month, members of our military visited DACC students and presented, “For Love of Liberty, The Story of America’s Black Patriots.”
February 11, 2013
On January 31st, Delaware Area Career Center students from three programs participated in the Business Professionals of America Region 4 Championships and fifteen of those students will move on to compete at the statewide competition in March in downtown Columbus.
February 7, 2013
Many of the students in Nicki Wright’s eight grade class had never held a conversation with someone who did not speak English, so when they were asked to represent their class and answer a few questions in front of eighteen Korean visitors, they were very nervous. Nicki is the Delaware Area Career Center Career-Based Intervention Instructor at Dempsey Middle School. When the Ohio Department of Education found out that a group of teachers in Korea wanted to learn more about Career-Based Intervention program, looking to Nicki Wright’s class was an easy decision.
February 1, 2013
On January 15th, a team of junior and senior Delaware Area Career Center Landscape and Turf Management students travelled to the Columbus Convention Center to compete in FFA competition and placed fourth overall in the state.