Congratulations to our Programming, Databases and Website Development students who were notified yesterday that they have been invited to compete at the 2015 Business Professionals of America (BPA) National Leadership Conference in Anaheim, California in May. They will be competing in the Software Engineering Teams category. To earn this honor, they had to place in the top ten nationally.
The Capital Area Career Center will be offering four new programs for the 2015-2016 school year including an Aviation Academy, BioScience Careers, Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics and The Insurance Leadership Academy. All of the new program offerings will be one year in length and provide students the opportunity to earn both high school academic and college credit, along with a variety of certifications.
Applications for all four programs are still being accepted. Applications should be completed and returned to the student's high school counselor. Information sessions for interested students and their parents will be held on the following dates:
Fifty-three teams representing 20 career and technical centers from across Michigan will meet in Lansing on March 22 and March 23 for the annual Michigan ProStart® Competition. Hosted by the Michigan Restaurant Association Educational Support Foundation (MRA ESF), the student competition will take place at the Crowne Plaza Lansing West from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on March 22 and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on March 23. The general public is welcome at this event.