Jacksonville Job Corps Center

JJC Elects NEW SGA Board

April 3rd, 2019

Jacksonville, Florida The Student body at the Jacksonville Job Corps Center elected new leadership for the 2019 bi-annum. The students campaigned and shared their vision to make the Jacksonville Job Corps Center better. Offices decided were: President, Vice President, Secretary, Chief Justice, Activities Coordinator, Male Dirm President and Female Dorm President. Quad Leaders and Assistance [...]

Jacksonville, Florida The Jacksonville Job Corps Center impacted over 150 pre-schoolers during the “Read To Lead-Reading Across America” Campaign. The students visited several Learning Academies to provide amazing storytelling with vivid imaginations. It was amazing to see the intereaction between the story tellers as they captured the attention of thier young listeners. The audiences included [...]

Jacksonmville, Fla. On March 28th the Bamberg Student Government Officers visited the Jacksonville Job Corps center. Bamberg is the sister center to the Jacksonville Job Corps per contractor. Both goverment recently elected shared goals for ther invidua administrations, participated in a center tour and exchanged ideas over lunch. The Bamberg officers were accompained by their [...]

On March 29 the Jacksonville Job Corps Center celebrated their 5th annual Women’s History Month Luncheon. The event took place on March 29, 2019 at the Jacksonville Job Corps Center. This year’s theme was “Empowering Women Through Visionary Leadership”. A panel of guest which included Ms. Kortney Wesley- Regional Director for Congressman Al Lawson and [...]

A Dream Come True

July 3rd, 2018

(JACKSONVILLE, Florida) Mr. Jonathan Tucker is a 20 year six foot student hailed from Greenville, N. Carolina. Jonathan attended Mallard Creek High School and later enrolled at Central Piedmont Community College located in Charlotte, North Carolina on a basketball scholarship. Jonathan was headed to a world of basketball but lost his college scholarship and was [...]

Local Caribbean Organization Supports Job Corps Student The Jacksonville job Corps Center partnered with the local Caribbean Connection organization to initiate a Caribbean Club on Center. Students who are from the Caribbean Islands such as Puerto Rico, Saint Martin, Antigua, Barbuda, Haiti, Jamaica, Dominican Republic etc. meet on a monthly basis to discuss issues going [...]

Attorney Speaks Out On Distracted Driving Attorney Wayne Hogan visited the Jacksonville Job Corps Center for the second time with a message about “Distracted Driving”. With over 250 students and staff at the Jacksonville Job Corps Center intently listening to the dangers of distracted driving Attorney Hogan began his person story of why this is [...]

Jacksonville Job Corps Center Hosted Yearend Joint Community Council Meeting The Jacksonville Job Corps Center held its annual Yearend Joint Community Council Meeting on December 12, 2017 at the Jacksonville Job Corps Center. The center has 3 community councils that meet year round to address the needs of the center and the students. The Community [...]

Y2Y 3rd Annual Kick-Off September 20, 2017 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (JACKSONVILLE, Florida) The Jacksonville Job Corps Center kicked off the nationwide Youth2Youth initiative on Monday, September 18, 2017. The student lead initiative was developed to comeback youth violence, bully and abuse. Job Corps centers around the country continue to bring attention to youth and [...]

Students and Instructor from the Jacksonville job Corps Medical Assisting class had an amazing opportunity to tour the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida.  The clinic is one of three in the nation and is considered to be one of the premier hospitals in the country.  The clinic opened in April 2008, the hospital combines the best high [...]