#EmpowerUp update | In December, SDPC announced our partnership with Tri-County Technical College to bring EmpowerUp - Adult Workforce Development offerings right to our community! 📚🛠️ The EmpowerUp partnership is a unique opportunity that offers a variety of fast, flexible, and locally-relevant training programs at the Pickens County Career and Technology Center. Check out the exciting TCTC courses down below and visit tctc.edu/empowerup or click here (https://5il.co/2fa5b) for more info! Courses Offered soon: 📚 Workzone Flagger Training + OSHA 10-Hour Construction Standards: March 4 - 8 📚 Consultative Selling: Certified Sales Professional: March 4 - April 10 📚 Certified Logistics Technician Associate: March 4 - April 10 📚 Pre-Highway Construction Inspector/Testing Technician - Asphalt Roadway1: March 18 -2 8 📚 Certified Production Technician2: April 8 -19 📚 Commercial Truck Driver Training (CDL): April 10 Don't miss this chance to empower yourself with new skills and opportunities. For more information, contact TCTC at 865-646-1700 or email@example.com. #tctcedu #EngagingToday #EmpoweringTomorrow
Attention Junior Boys and Girls: Palmetto Boys and Palmetto Girls State is coming this summer. Applications are being accepted now. Students who apply and are accepted will: participate in a one-week leadership and citizenship training program "camp", experience governmental procedure by simulating political campaigns, elections, and the political process, meet many new friends from around the state, and may even be eligible for some college scholarships. Pick up an application or get more information from Mrs. Latham in the Student Success Center. Applications are due March 1, 2024 and the event is June 9-15, 2024.
Looking for unique summer opportunities for artistically talented students? The SC Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities located in Greenville SC is accepting applications for overnight, summer programs in Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Film, Music and Visual Arts. These arts-immersive experiences, led by practicing artists, are challenging, rewarding and transformative. Applications are processed until all spots are filled, so don't delay. Start your application or continue applying today at scgsah.org/apply-now!
Dual Enrollment Orientation February 29th @ 6PM
Seniors planning to attend any public or private accredited four-year college or university in the fall are invited to apply for the Dr. Charlotte Kay Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is limited to LHS seniors and will be awarded based primarily on financial need. Other considerations will be academic achievement, essays, letter of recommendations and scholastic aptitude. See Mrs. Burgess or Mrs. Latham for an application. Applications are due by Friday, March 8, 2024.
Please remember to regularly visit the Scholarships page listed under Guidance on the school website. New scholarships added daily!
A group of LHS juniors and seniors visited a Clemson University/DPR Construction site to learn about the various career opportunities involved in a large scale project, as well as discussing the multiple layers of planning that go into the project. Thank you to both Clemson and DPR for making this such a positive and insightful experience for our students.
Did you know? The Pickens County Career and Technology Center serves all students in the School District of Pickens County, and is geographically situated in the Liberty attendance zone, which gives Liberty Area students a unique opportunity. Click below to find out why Liberty High School has the highest percentage of participation at the Career Center, and what Liberty Area schools are doing to ensure that their students have a competitive advantage in the workforce. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YcoPgulfB1k
Did you know? Students at Liberty Primary School are exposed to careers at the early age of 3 through their “first language” of play. Every exhibit in our state-of-the-art Discovery Den mirrors a CTE pathway at the Pickens County Career and Technology Center next door. Find out more about the Liberty Area Schools’ Career Alignment Plan by clicking below.: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YcoPgulfB1k
Join us for A Liberty Christmas!
LHS is joining the Salvation Army of Pickens County for the “Red Kettle Ring Off” this Saturday, December 9. LHS is competing with all other SDPC schools to be the first “Red Kettle Ring Off Champion." Come see an LHS employee outside of Walgreens in Easley on December 9th between 11am-7pm or donate to our virtual kettle at: https://give.salvationarmyusa.org/team/537042
2024 Miss Devilier
11th Grade ACT/SAT School Day!
Attention Parents/Guardians of Pickens County students! Click Here (https://bit.ly/47IbEpT) for info about an exciting new program for adults in Pickens County! You can earn certifications in the fields of Certified Nurse Aide (CNA), Commercial Truck Driver Training (CDL), Computer Numerical Control (CNC), and Electrical Wiring. Classes begin in January! For more information, visit - www.tctc.edu/EmpowerUp
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Happy Fall Break!