Alexis - Mt. Zion High School
Alexis is a senior at Mt. Zion High School. She is a Business Pathway completer, and her MZHS business teachers have prepared her so well that she passed the national certification test in both Microsoft Word and Excel. She is part of the Career Connections Work Based Learning program, and she leaves school early each day to go to her job at Omnicall, where she is a virtual receptionist. Her employers say that she is "very sharp" and "awesome". WAY TO GO ALEXIS! WE ARE SO PROUD OF YOU!
Ashton - Bowdon High School, Carroll County Schools
Ashton is a senior at Bowdon High School, Carroll County Schools. He is a Agriculture Pathway completer, and specifically has had education and training in Electrical Systems as part of the Ag-Mechanics program. He has been part of the Career Connections Work Based Learning program for two years, leaving school early last year as part of a horticulture internship, and this year Ashton leaves school early each day to go to his job at Pro-Source Utility. ProSource is currently replacing underground electrical cables and systems. Although Ashton cannot work near "hot" power lines, by working in the utility industry, he is learning a great deal toward a career in the electrical field. For the last two years, Ashton's employers have praised his great work ethic, and we all know that Hard Work Pays Off! WAY TO GO ASHTON! Keep up the good work.
Bryce Dunn - Mt. Zion High School
Bryce Dunn, MZHS Senior and College & Career Academy pathway completer, is proud to use the skills he has gained as a part of the automotive team at Walker Cadillac. Bryce is part of the Career Connections Work Based Learning program and is able to leave school at noon each day to pursue his career.
Success Stories Submitted by: Marcia Shadinger Morris, WBL Coordinator, Bowdon, Mt. Zion, Temple & Partnerships