RIO GRANDE — The Board of Education of the Gallia-Jackson-Vinton Joint Vocational School District met recently at the Buckeye Hills Career Center Campus where students received several Certificates of Resolution for recognition due to efforts at both national and state Skill competitions.
The board recessed from their regular meeting to present resolutions of commendation to National and State Skill Competition winners at a reception held on the Buckeye Hills campus for the students, their parents and advisors. The following students received certificates of resolution.
In agricultural education first place national general livestock evaluation team (Ag Ed, Gallia Academy High School): Kaci Ager, Cody Brumfield, Allie Clagg, Jordan Johnson. State FFA Degree (Ag Ed/GAHS): Caitlin Caldwell, Allie Clagg, Kaleb Crisenbery, Caleb Greenlee, Kyle Greenlee, Jordan Johnson, Abby Jordan, Jonas McCreedy, Brody Thomas. In third place poultry proficiency (Ag Ed/GAHS): Caleb Greenlee.
In fourth place poultry proficiency (Ag Ed/GAHS): Kyle Greenlee. In second place middle school division livestock evaluation team (Ag Ed/Gallia Academy Middle School): Bailey Barnette, Gabby McConnell, Erin Pope, Kyrsten Sanders. In second place middle school division dairy and cattle evaluation team (Ag Ed/GAMS): Braiden Burnett, Coen Duncan, Koren Truance. Gold Rated Treasurer (Ag Ed/OHHS): Josie Hackney. State FFA Degree (Ag Ed/OHHS): Michael Adkins, Owen Greene, Josie Hackney, Kayle Kiser, AJ Meldick, Zachary Walls, Bailey Ward.
For the SkillsUSA students, first place American Spirit Team: Brianna Cain (DHO/RVHS), Breanna Harrison (DHO/RVHS), Jacob Riley (Public Safety/RVHS), Dylan Shively (Public Safety/OHHS). For first place occupational health and safety single team: Brock Dulaney (HVAC/JHS), Bryan McQuaid (HVAC/GAHS), Maxton Miller (HVAC/OHHS), Jacob Voiles (HVAC/JHS), Jared Walls (HVAC/OHHS). For first place occupational health and safety multi-team: Jacob Brumfield (HVAC/SGHS), Matthew Howes (HVAC/GAHS), Ben Johnson (HVAC/VCHS), Tyler Roe (HVAC/JHS), Virgil Watson (HVAC/SGHS), Tyler Weber (Welding/JHS).
For first place outstanding chapter team: Brianna Farley (DHO/JHS), Caitlyn Jenkins (COS/OHHS), Gwendolyn Orender (COS/JHS), Alicia Watters (COS/WHS). For second place career pathways hospitality/tourism team: Desiree Barnes (Culinary/JHS), Cheyenne (Culinary/South Gallia High School), Aurora Nolan (Culinary/River Valley High School).