April 2015 Board Meeting Highlights:
Parker Unified School District receives $25,000 in Grant Dollars for Career and Technical Education Programs
A WOW award was presented to Charlotte Rothacher for her willingness to assist the CTE Department and other teachers at the drop of a hat. She is very supportive of the CTE programs, helps coordinate AWC visits and testing dates, and assists with the PHS course description booklet.
L-R: Board Chairperson Walter Shontz, CTE Director Nick Bompezzi, & recipient Charlotte Rothacher
$25,000 Growth and Sustainability Grant Awarded to Parker High School
Funds will be used for the upgrade and purchase of HP Pavilion laptop computers. The current equipment is approximately 7 years old and runs an obsolete operating system. The new laptops allow for Criminal Justice dual enrollment classes through AWC. The Agriculture program will benefit from state-of-the-art technology for competitions, conferences and digital learning. Approximately 387 students will benefit from this purchase
Nick Bompezzi, CTE Director
The Western Arizona Vocational Education public meeting notices are physically posted at 700 W. Beale, Kingman Arizona in the front lobby of the Mohave County Building, main floor. This website will host the information also. Meeting notice information and agendas are also sent to the partner high school district superintendents. The district offices of KUSD #20, CRUHSD #2, LHUSD # 1, and PUHSD # 27 can all provide access to the information.