Previous Image
Next Image

Skills Nationals

LACC students did very will in June at Skills Nationals.  Tate Hetherington received a 1st Place Gold Medal in Computer Networking. Justin Gierich received a 2nd Place Silver Medal in Early Childhood Education. Mason Vilt received 12th Place in Criminal Justice.  Austin Einhaus, Michael Verdun and Logan Widman all competed as a team in Welding Fabrication.  Congratulations to all of you for all of your hard work!

Law Enforcement Club Officers 2018-2019

Livingston Area Career Center’s Law Enforcement Club announces their 2018-2019 officers. (From Left) Vice President, Katie Stock, daughter of Matt & Charlotte Stock of Pontiac.  Secretary, Logan Graham, son of Michael & Amie Graham of Dwight.  President, Tyler Lanning, son of Jerry & Amber Lanning of Pontiac.  Treasurer, Xaivier Slaughter, son of Angela Rodrick of Dwight and Joshua Slaughter of Leland.  Livingston Area Career Center provides career education to students from Dwight, Flanagan, Prairie Central, Pontiac, Tri-Point and Woodland.

LACC Awards Night

It was great to celebrate all of the student accomplishments at our LACC Awards Night on May 3rd.  The following scholarship winners were announced:  Courtney Armour received the Ashley Platt Scholarship, Haley Wiechmann received the Casey Kohlmeier Scholarship, Andrew Brockett received the Iron Pig Motorcycle Club Scholarship, Keegan Iverson received the Red Cross Blood Drive Scholarship, and Alana Oelschlager received the National Technical Honor Society Scholarship.  We would also like to congratulate our Student of the Year winners, which are Austin Einhaus and Megan Ifft.

AWS Awards Grant to Welding Classes

On Friday 4/27/18 John Willard of the American Welding Society (AWS) 13th District Director, presented a plaque to Mrs. Jodi Lancaster, the Welding Technology instructor at the Livingston Area Career Center in Pontiac, IL for winning a grant from the AWS. The Welding Technology classes were awarded a grant of $22, 180.50. Part of this money was used to purchase two Lincoln Powerwave, 3 in 1 machines. They were also able to purchase two Square Wave GTAW (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding) machines.  These machines will provide the capacity for working with both aluminum and stainless steel which has been an issue up to this point.

Students Compete in Skills USA

LACC had many students compete in Skills USA Friday, April 20th and did very well.  The Welding Team of Austin Einhaus, Michael Verdun, and Logan Widman placed 1st in there event.  There were three Law Enforcement  students that placed as follows: Mason Vilt – 1st place, Alec Bristow – 2nd place, Jeff Durham – 3rd place.   The CISCO Networking students also placed as the following: Tate Hetherington 1st place, Nathan Berens 2nd place, and David Longmire 3rd place.  An Early Childhood Education student, Justin Gierich received 1st place and a Medical Terminology student, Andrew Myzia received 2nd place.  The students that placed first will go to Nationals in June.

LACC Awards Night

Please join us in celebrating the LACC students at our Awards Night on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. in the Pontiac Township High School Auditorium.

« Previous Entries Next Entries »