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March 6, 2018 - CTE February Student-of-the-Month
Congratulations to Seniors Arlantez Foster and Michaela Thompson, the February Career and Technical Education Students of the Month.
According to her teacher Mrs. Lacy, “Michaela goes above and beyond to make everyone feel a part of the class. Leadership Development is a course for students interested in learning more about the attributes and skills of successful leaders in the Agriculture industry. This course covers behavior, management, communication, and leadership topics.
Arlantez is hard working and self-motivated. In his Business Management class, he is respectful of his peers and teacher. Business Management focuses on the development of the planning, organizing, leading, and controlling functions required for the production and delivery of goods and services in business.
February 20, 2018 - CTE January Student-of-the-Month
Senior Briana Rickman is the January Career and Technical Education Student-of-the-Month at Gallatin High School. Briana is taking Anatomy and Physiology with Mrs. Vincent. Mrs. Wendy Vincent says, “Briana has come a long way since her first Health Science class and is very determined both in the classroom and out.”
Anatomy and Physiology is designed to develop an understanding of the structures and functions of the human body, while relating those to the causes of diseases and disorders. Brianna is a part of the Clinical Internships, as well, this semester.
February 8, 2018 - Architectural Drafting
Cole Stivers, Senior at GHS, qualified for state in Architectural Drafting for the second year in a row!
February 7, 2018 - DECA Students Compete in Districts
Gallatin High School DECA students recently competed in Districts at Long Hollow. Over half of those competing qualified for state competition for the Green Wave. These GHS students placed at DECA district:
1st Place Accounting: Colton Origer
4th place Apparel and Accessories: Erin George
4th place Principles of Hospitality: Lauren Fisher
5th place Restaurant and Food Service: Katie Martin
In addition to the above, the following students qualified for state:
Jacob Alexander, Abby Deglopper, Chelsea Hammock, Hannah Hatley, Lauren Hopkins, Sophie Popen, Shea Stender, Jack Vaughn, Paul Vaughn, Mackenzie Weaks
January 23, 2018 - CTE December Student-of-the-Month
Students-of-the-Month for December in Career and Technical Education at Gallatin High School are junior, Alex Spore, and freshman, Jaylen Grimmett.
Jaylen was nominated by Mrs. Lynda Love, his Computer Applications teacher. According to Mrs. Love, Jaylen is first to help others who might need assistance and he also has perfect attendance.
Alex is becoming an active member in FFA and working on projects both, before and after school, according to Mr. Jason Everette, his Agriscience teacher.
December 15, 2017 - CTE November Student-of-the-Month
November Career and Technical Education Student-of-the-Month
The November Career and Technical students-of-the-month at Gallatin High School are Laura Beth Brewer and Sabrina Romans.
Laura Beth is a sophomore and was nominated by Mrs. Amy Howell in the Health Science Department. Health Science Education is an introduction that serves as a foundation for Health Care Occupations and functions across health services.
Mrs. Charlene Jackson nominated Sabrina who is also a sophomore from her Lifespan Development class. Lifespan Development builds basic knowledge in human growth and development.
December 13, 2017 - Merry Christmas from GHS!
December 13, 2017 - Business Students Obtain Certification as a Microsoft Office Specialist
Mrs. Lynda Love's CTE students recently spent much time and effort in obtaining certification as Microsoft Office Specialists.
The Microsoft Specialists are: Sstanding, left to right: Jack Vaughn, Jared Thompson, Chris Wright, Sam Rudzinski, Matthew Burton, Zach Allen and Mrs. Lynda Love; Sitting, left to right: Taegen Gann, Amy Hernandez, Hannah Crowell, Preslie Anderson and Katie Martin.
December 2, 2017 - Martketing and Business Students Visit the Titans Learning Lab
Our marketing and business students recently visited the Tennessee Titans Learning Lab at Nissan Stadium. This day long field trip allowed our students to get an indepth look at the operations of this large football organization. This Lab included a behind-the-scenes tour of Nissan Stadium. A few hightlights of the tour included the locker room, postgame interview room, press box, club level, suites and service department. Titans employees from multiple departments of the organization led discussions that explained their responsibilities and gave students information on how their career began.
November 1, 2017 - HOSA Blood Drive
The Red Cross and GHS HOSA held a Blood Drive recently at GHS. About 30 students assisted in setting up the Blood Drive and throughout the event.
Pictured (l to r): Natalie Burns, Aria Garret, Ana Delgado and Michael Picchietti (donor).
October 25th, 2017 - GreenWave Festival
The Gallatin Green Wave Festival for the 2017 school year was recently held on October 4th. Students who sold over $300 for the 2017 Magazine Drive could participate. Students enjoyed a day of free icees, pizza, and candy while being able to play games and relax. Board games, video games and sports activities were enjoyed for close to one hundred students throughout the day. An additional one hundred were able to spend an hour out of class and also earned an icee for their part in the drive for having a $25 turn in. The students finished the day off with a movie in the GHS theatre.
October 24, 2017 - CTE October Student of the Month
Gallatin High School Career and Technical Education Students of the Month for October are Ronnekai Banks, Gage Mash, and Nathan Sullivan.
Coach Greg Harper says Ms. Banks is an outstanding student who never misses assignments and participates in all class discussions in his Criminal Justice course. Criminal Justice I, serves as a comprehensive study of how the law enforcement, legal, and correctional systems interact with each other in the United States. Investigative skills will be developed in the areas of drug use, incident documentation and basic crime scene investigation.
Gage is always willing to help when needed and exceeds expectations in his Landscaping and Turf Management class according to his teacher Mrs. Rebecca Myers. Landscaping and Turf Science is designed to prepare students to work in the landscaping industry. This course provides students with the technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for a further education and careers in landscape production.
Nathan has great grades, a positive attitude, and works well with others in both the Business classes he takes with Mr. Yancey Gregory. Introduction to Business and Marketing helps students prepare for the growing complexities of the business world by examining basic principles of business, marketing, and finance in addition to exploring key aspects of leadership, ethical and social responsibilities, and careers. Computer Applications I, is a foundational course intended to teach students the computing fundamentals and concepts involved in the proficient use of common application software.
Pictured with Mr. Glasgow, GHS Assistant Principal are Ronnekai Banks (left), Gage Mash (middle), and Nathan Sullivan (right).
October 3, 2017 - CTE September Student-of-the-Month
The winners for September CTE Students-of-the-Month are Randy Holland and Rivers Hanna. The winners come from the Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics Program of Study and Advanced Engineering Program of Study. According to his teacher Mr. Ricky Robertson, “Randy has one of the best attitudes and always goes the extra mile to get his work completed.” In Maintenance and light Repair III, students study and service suspension and steering systems and brake systems. Upon completing all of the Maintenance and Light Repair courses, students may enter automotive service industry as an ASE Certified MLR Technician.
Mike Madison says this about Rivers, “he is continuously seeking to gain extra knowledge to advance his machine experiences.” Principles of Machining II stresses the concepts and practices of a production environment. Emphasis is also placed on quality control, safety and engineering codes and standards, and production-grade machining systems.
Pictured with Mr. Glasgow, GHS Assistant Principal are Randy Holland (left) and Rivers Hanna (right).
September 21, 2017 - FFA
Pictured are team members (L-R) Shayla Lile, Kyle Thompson, Jacob Conn, Kamron Thompson
September 18, 2017 - Culinary Arts
The culinary arts classes held a soft opening earlier this month in coordination with the Green Wave Magazine Drive. Led by Chef West, the culinary classes offered items such as pizza, cinnamon rolls, macaroni and cheese, as well as drinks to classes. The classes who were able to attend the first opening of the school year needed to have 100% participation in the magazine turn-in. A total of thirty-three classes were able to attend the opening.