Students in SkillsUSA are holding a competition for this years chapter t-shirt design. There are some really cool designs from our students!
about 2 months ago, GRTS SkillsUSA
display of student designed t-shirts for SkillsUSA competition
Students are attending the Region 2 Meeting held in St. Joseph today.
about 2 months ago, Chillicothe FCCLA
FCCLA members at Region 2 Meeting
Chillicothe FFA welcomed their newest Greenhand & Chapter Degree recipients into the Chillicothe FFA Chapter at their Ceremony Celebration.
about 2 months ago, Chillicothe FFA
Chillicothe FFA ceremony celebration attendees
The Computer Science Technology class helped with the Festival of Lights as a SkillsUSA community service project at Simpson Park this week. They assisted in testing, fixing, and replacing bulbs that will be put up for the holiday season.
about 2 months ago, GRTS SkillsUSA
Student poses with sting of lights that she will assist in checking
Students checking and replacing bulbs for the community Christmas display
SkillsUSA morning & afternoon members held their meeting today to discuss Fall Leadership Conference, and their monthly service projects.
about 2 months ago, GRTS SkillsUSA
Students in SkillsUSA holding morning meeting
The Chillicothe FFA Chapter would like to recognize Gary and Pam Eide on their retirement. Both served as custodians at the Litton Ag Center for over 10 years. Prior to that service, Gary served as custodian at GRTS for 20 years. Gary and Pam took pride in making the Litton Center look and function at the highest level. This plaque will be permanently mounted in the agriculture building for display. Thank you, Gary and Pam for all you’ve done for the Litton Center, its teachers, and its students.
about 2 months ago, Chillicothe FFA
Presenting Pam & Gary Eide with a plaque in honor of their years of service to the Litton Center
Sergeant Jeremiah Grider came into the Health sciences technology program this week with his explosive detective dog Gracie and his drug detective dog Enoch. The health care career field is a service industry which provides a service to society and people, much like our partners in law-enforcement and other areas of service. Healthcare workers face unique challenges in healthcare in regards to laws and legal issues. We appreciate our law-enforcement partners coming in and speaking with our class to help us better understand these relationships
about 2 months ago, GRTS
handler has police dog sit for class
police dog is searching for contraband
handler gives dog ball after finding contraband planted in classroom
Students from Field Elementary 3rd grade came to GRTS as part of the Tadpoles program. This program was started to let younger students explore the world of skilled trades.
about 2 months ago, GRTS
3rd grade student learn how to properly set a table
3rd graders pump up a bike tire
3rd grade students build catapults out of plastic spoons
If you are interested in finding out what GRTS has to offer as a Post-High student, stop by and see us tonight at the Chillicothe R-II college fair!
about 2 months ago, GRTS
GRTS college fair booth with three representatives
FFA Greenhands attended the Area II Greenhand Initiation last night in Gallatin. Area 1st Vice President, Claire Walker assisted with the evening.
about 2 months ago, Chillicothe FFA
Chillicothe FFA Greenhands pose as a group
Claire Walker, Area II 1st Vice President at the podium
Barnwarming is coming up and the candidates have been chosen. This year the candidates for each class are: Senior — Ella Johnson & Cooper Murphy Junior — Maci Johnson & Carver Crawford Sophomore — Rylee Anderson & Kolt Neptune Freshmen — Charley Peniston & Connor Peery
2 months ago, Chillicothe FFA
King and queen barnwarming candidates pose for a picture
A portion of the FFA winning mud volleyball team presented the Grand River YMCA with a $1,200 check to go towards the Backpack Buddies Program.
2 months ago, Chillicothe FFA
FFA members presenting a check to the local YMCA
Sophomore FFA member, Harlee Beck, was named the Grand Champion Lamb Challenge winner at this years Aksarben Stock Show in Grand Island, NE. Harlee was also the individual winner in the interview and sponsor letters areas.
2 months ago, Chillicothe FFA
student and her sponsor posing with a grand champion lamb challenge banner from the Aksarben Stock Show
This year's Building Trades house has walls and is expected to have rafters up in the next few weeks.
2 months ago, GRTS
picture showing the walls up and installed on the building trades home
picture showing the walls up and installed on the building trades home
The Hospitality and Tourism Management & ProStart Program joined Mr. Dustin Rennells, owner of The Parlor for a Knife Skills Demonstration hosted at CHS by Mrs. Jody Henderson.
2 months ago, GRTS
Students pose with guest presenter
Students from the GRTS Welding program assisted Chillicothe Middle School Industrial Arts students this week on learning the basics to begin welding. The CMS Industrial Arts class is taught by Mrs. Brook Kreatz.
2 months ago, GRTS
Welding student showing middle school student how to weld
Welding student showing middle school student how to weld
Chillicothe EMS & Fire stopped by GRTS to share their equipment and knowledge in the health services field with our Health Science Technology classes. Thank you for taking the time to share with our students!
2 months ago, GRTS
EMS personnel show the different equipment on the ambulance to Health Sciences students
Health sciences student putting on fire gear
Health sciences student on medical gurney being put into ambulance to show how a person is transported during a medical emergency
The GRTS Entrepreneurship classes successfully sold cotton candy and nachos at the Chautauqua this year. Students went through an abbreviated process of owning a business, including understanding risk and reward, selling, pricing, promoting, and the power of pivoting when things go wrong!
2 months ago, GRTS
Entrepreneur students make cotton cany
Entrepreneur students wait for customers at the nacho stand
Students from the AET class assisted the Business class with getting their new TVs up & running. These TVs are used daily for presenting instructional information to students.
2 months ago, GRTS
AET students in front of tv that they installed for the business class
Students in business enjoying tv for learning
AET students installing the tv in the business classroom
​Ella Johnson & Emma Thompson attended training at the University of Missouri in Columbia for Agriculture Education on the Move. Agriculture Education on the Move is a 10-week hands-on education program delivered by trained, diverse, and passionate educators. The program identifies key classroom objectives and meets standards primarily in the areas of science, math, reading, and writing.
3 months ago, Chillicothe FFA
Two FFA members pose in front of the University of Missouri columns