Students from the Carl D. Perkins Job Corps Center assisted with the Christian Appalachian Projects annual Christmas Basket Program on December 5, 2017. Students registered families, assisted with parking and directing traffic, assisting families to their car. Guest at the event, got to hear Christmas stories, music and ended with lunch and a visit from [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCCJ) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS), recognized two students during Monday Business meeting, December 11, 2017. Lisa Lewis, Student Personnel Officer announced the Student of the Year (Residential) Aquela Frison and Student of the Year (Non Residential), Yasmine Tolliver. Both students were awarded laptops from the Student Personnel Department. [...]

Keylin Pierce-Dunnican Age: 17 Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Region: Chicago Trade: Carpentry Job Corps Dates: 9/26/16 – 11/10/17 College: Cuyahoga Community College (TRI-C) Major: Program Digital Design & Manufacturing Keylin Pierce-Dunnicca attended high school at Horizons Science Academy, but was not eligible for school district transportation so Keylin walked to and from [...]

Tevin Pierson Age: 25 Hometown: Cleveland, OH Center: Cleveland Region: Chicago Trade: Carpentry Job Corps Date: 10/26/2015 – 3/24/17 Employer: Hose Masters Position: Prepper In 2015, under the advice of his aunt, Cleveland native Tevin Pierson enrolled in the Cleveland Job Corps Center. His Aunt explained to him that Job Corps offered the skilled training [...]

Student leaders from the Cleveland Job Corps Center joined Student Government Association (SGA) delegates from 10 other Centers for the Fall 2017 Horizons SGA Leadership Conference from October 24 -27, 2017, in Shenandoah Valley, VA. The conference, held twice a year at Camp Horizons, combines low and high ropes challenge initiatives, classroom sessions, and team [...]

Newly Elected SGA Officers The Cleveland Job Corps Student Government Associationelections are completed with new officers for the 2017-2018 academic year. SGA officers serve as a channel of communication between the Center and the student body. Please join us in congratulating the new officers: JaVaughn Mallet, President – I plan to uphold the honor and [...]

(L-R) Marketa Carter, Rashad Black and Mariah Banks On November 4, 2017, Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC) Medical Office Support Instructor and 1999 CSU Alumni, Nicole Jackson-Lewis; CJCC Career Preparation Period Instructor, Marketa Carter; CJCC Career Counselor, Talicia Cooper and CJCC Security Officer, Anthony Cook accompanied 22 CJCC students on the 3 ½ hour drive [...]

Cleveland Job Corps Receives Civic Award On October 26, 2017, the Cleveland Job Corps Center was presented with the CIVIC AWARD from the Fifth District Police Community Relations Board. Likewise, Cleveland Job Corps Center Security Officer, Belinda Bray received the COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD. Cleveland Mayor – Frank Jackson, Cleveland Chief of Police – Calvin D. [...]

Veterans Day is a time to acknowledge soldiers who have, or are serving in the military. From November 7-10, 2017, the Cleveland Job Corps Center hosted a series of special events to honor veterans and active soldiers that included a luncheon, Military Fair, Wall of Pride and a Moment of Silence in recognition of fallen [...]

It’s Beginning to look a lot like Christmas! The staff and students of CJCC celebrated the season with a Christmas Sing-A-long in the center gymnasium Thursday, December 7, 2017. The welcome was given by finance and administration director (F&A), William “Billy” Kincaid. Staff and students started the program with a sing-a-long to Deck the Halls, [...]