Category Archive: Jessamine Career and Technology Center

Sep 03

Jessamine Career and Technology Center’s Knight receives Honorary American degree from FFA

Dexter Knight of Nicholasville, principal of Jessamine Career and Technology Center, was recently selected to receive the Honorary American FFA Degree from the National FFA Organization. The award is given to those who advance agricultural education and FFA through outstanding personal commitment. The National FFA Organization works to enhance the lives of youth through agricultural education. Without …

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Jul 30

Jessamine County’s Sallee, York honored at KACTE convention

Two Jessamine County teachers were honored with awards at the Kentucky Association for Career and Technical Education statewide summer program in Louisville last week. West Jessamine Middle School’s Alesia Sallee received the Carl Perkins Outstanding Service Award, and East Jessamine High School’s Cary York was named the Career and Technical Teacher of the Year. Both …

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Jul 14

Jessamine County FFA members honored during 2014 state FFA convention

From June 10-13, Jessamine County attended the 2014 state FFA convention at the Lexington Center, where members competed against FFA chapters from all over Kentucky. Several members of the Jessamine County chapter received awards for competitions and special honors. The state convention is held each year in Lexington and was attended by over 2,300 FFA …

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Jul 14

West Jessamine High School graduate Warren receives $1,000 Kohl’s scholarship after coordinating food-packing event

Recent West Jessamine High School graduate Sarah Warren has received one of two $1,000 scholarships from Kohl’s for community service. Warren, 18, of Nicholasville helped coordinate a food-packing event that involved more than 80 students and put out more than 12,000 meals that were donated to the Christian Appalachian Project food pantry. Through the Kohl’s …

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Jun 09

College-bound seniors celebrate decisions at Jessamine Career and Technology Center’s college signing day

Nine Jessamine Career and Technology Center students posed at the school's college signing day Wednesday, June 4. In back from left are Cory Laird, Kristen Fristoe, Cheyenne Long, Sarah Warren and Morgan Griffis. In front from left are Chad Gossett, Alexis McCulley, Dafne Correa and Rico Hambey. (Photo by Jonathan Kleppinger)

Jessamine Career and Technology Center celebrated its second annual college signing day Wednesday, June 4, at the school. Nine seniors attended in gear of their chosen schools; they served as a representation of the many seniors from East Jessamine High School, West Jessamine High School and The Providence School who will be going on to …

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