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Congratulations to the following students at Allen Thornton Career Technical Center for passing their OSHA-10 training on March 22, 2017

Luke Crutcher - Brooks
Abbi Clemmons - LCHS
Micah Hart - Waterloo
Ivan Martinez - Central
Colt Harrison - Rogers
Trevor Hines - Rogers
Ricky Lard - LCHS
Christopher Graham - LCHS
Austin Hill - Lexington
Trenton Sharp - LCHS
Winston Melvin - Central
Austin North - Brooks
Dakota Holt - LCHS
Austin Sheley - Rogers
Charlie Lamberth - Brooks
Miranda Smith - Lexington
Jacob Rogers - Rogers
Erik Lamberth - Brooks
Rebecca Dean - Brooks

Jesse Forsythe - Wilson
Michael Miller - Central
Brandon Tidwell - Central
Michael Bailey - Brooks
Josh Plunkett - Lexington
Santana Davis - Waterloo
Isaiah Bryant - Waterloo
Cody Bryant - Rogers

100% who took the tests passed:

NIMS Measurement, Material and Safety

Congratulations to Drake Spears, Advertising Design student from Allen Thornton Career Technical Center and 10th grader from Wilson High School!

Drake was named the 2017 Shoals Earth Day Fest Design Contest Winner. Today Nancy Muse, President of the Shoals Earth Month Board of Directors, unveiled Drake's winning design at a press conference held at the Florence/Lauderdale Tourism Center.

Drake's design will be printed on t-shirts promoting the Shoals Earth Day Fest, which will be held on April 8, 2017 on the grounds of the Florence/Lauderdale Tourism Center at McFarland Park.

Great Job Drake!!!

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Automotive Technology - Lachlan Stover - Brooks - 1st Place

Carpentry - Aaron Webster - Brooks - 1st Place

Class Project Display Team - Trenton Sharp LCHS, Brandon Woods Waterloo

and Coleman Caddell Waterloo - 2nd Place

Customer Service - Trent Tidwell - Brooks - 1st Place

Job Skill Demonstration A - Rebecca Alexander - Brooks - 1st Place

Related Technical Math - Hannah Mason - LCHS - 1st Place

State Pin Design - Lilly Peck- Rogers - 1st Place

State Program Cover - Jose Acosta - LCHS - 1st Place

State T-Shirt Design – Malcolm Jackson - Ad Design - LCHS - 3rd Place

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Advertising Design Students competed in various NW District SkillsUSA competitions today at NWSCC.

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Trent Tidwell, Advertising Design student - placed 1st in Customer Service.

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Lily Peck, Advertising Design student - placed 1st in Pin Design.

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Jose Acosta, Advertising Design student - placed 1st in Program Cover Design.

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Malcolm Jackson, Advertising Design student - placed 3rd in T-shirt Design.

Congratulations Students!!!!

News From Our Guidance Counselor: Shelley Montgomery

The Allen and Christine Thornton Memorial Scholarship was established in March, 2017 through a generous donation by Mr. and Mrs. Thornton's Estate. A one-time $1,000 scholarship will be awarded annually to a graduating senior who is a program completer in one of the ATCTC programs who has exemplified outstanding achievement during his/her high school career. 

Applicants will be required to provide the following items no later than the deadline of April 3, 2017.

  • A completed scholarship application
  • A one-page resume
  • 2 letters of recommendation 
  • An essay stating why the student feels that he/she should receive the scholarship (not to exceed one page)

All of the above items should be placed in a manilla envelope and submitted to Shelley Montgomery, CTE Counselor on or before the deadline. Click here for an application.

Test Date Regular Deadline
April 8, 2017 March 3, 2017
June 10, 2017 May 5, 2017
September 9, 2017  
October 28, 2107  
December 9, 2017  
February 10, 2018  
April 14, 2018  


ACT w/o writing $39.50
ACT with writing $56.50

Students who receive free/reduced lunch can receive one free fee waiver during their junior year and one during their senior year.