Red Rock Job Corps Center

Congratulations and best wishes to Red Rock Job Corps Center Human Service Worker (HSW) advanced training student, Judith Allen who graduated on November 18, 2020. Judith began working as a Residential Advisor at the Potomac Job Corps Center in November. Prior to attending Red Rock, Judith completed Hotel and Lodging and the Culinary Arts vocations [...]

In the midst of COVID-19 and migration to Distant Learning, the Red Rock Job Corps Center and Equus Workforce Solutions challenged the Career Development team. As the method of delivery of assignments and instruction, Google Classroom seemed to be the best solution, said Academic Manager Matt Waltman. He said, “As educators, who have proven knowledge on [...]

Above, Academic Director Matt Waltman speaks to students about Testing for Adult Basic Education (TABE) testing schedules and TABE incentives. Students were given a morning break from their classes on December 2 for some hot beverages, snacks and discussion to keep up their energy, said event host, Laura Gardner, Career Development Director. The students received [...]

Red Rock Job Corps Center’s Wellness staff have been diligently working the past six weeks so Center students, staff, families, and communities can remain safe from the spread of the Covid19 virus. Wellness Manager Yamunna Segaran, RN, said her staff received Covid-19 testing several few weeks ago and Abbott ID training through aDepartment of Labor [...]

A recent job fair at the Liberty Arena in Williamsport, PA, was a successful day of connections and partnership, says Red Rock admissions counselor, Aleisha Amadi, shown above. Held on October 7, Ms. Amadi spent the day presenting the Job Corps program to the community, informing individuals who were not aware of the program and [...]

A big shout out to Red Rock Job Corps Center students who’ve been named Red Rock’s, “Star Rockers” for distance learning. The students have logged the following hours from September 20 through October 11, 2020. They are: Munir Abdus-Salaam, Automotive and Machine Repair, 190 Kayla Anderson, Automotive and Machine Repair, 79 Boane Berg, Electrical, 111 [...]

Red Rock JCC Student Success

November 13th, 2020

Congratulations to Red Rock JCC Human Service Worker advanced training student, Judith Allen for obtaining a Residential Advisor position at the Potomac Job Corps Center in Virginia. Best wishes to Red Rock graduate, Luis Reyes Torres, who is serving in the US Army. Luis graduated from Red Rock in January 2020, having completed the Automotive [...]

Thank you Veterans

November 13th, 2020

The Red Rock Job Corps Center thanked its veterans with a message from Center Director Gerry McGroarty, accompanied by a power point presentation created by BCL Jackie Johnson acknowledging all Center employee veterans. Also, informational presentations about United States military actions and wars were posted to a Google Classroom by Ms. Johnson so students can [...]

The first group of students returned to Center on November 8 after virtually learning from home since May 11, 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Although the students have to quarantine for 14 days, they all seem to be in “good spirits” and happy to be back. Students will continue to learn virtually at this [...]

Red Rock Job Corps Center students chose once again voted virtually for their Student Government Association executive officers. Students vote through their Google Classroom platforms and choose students who’ve submitted applications to the SGA advisor, Leah Mullholland. Mullholand then surveys the applicants to make sure they are qualified and definitely wish to be on the [...]