VE students participated in a Regional competion held at Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh, NC on 12/17/14. They were the third place award winners out of a pool of sixteen competing firms. Team "One-Stop-Shop" promoted their plan for a convenient food service for high school and college age students.
J.F. Webb's Abbey Smith was recognized as a 2014 Wendy's High School Heisman Winner. Abbey is a dedicated student athlete who leads by example on and off the field. Outside of school, she works part time at the YMCA and competes competitively through Club Soccer with TFCA. Her team just won their 3rd consecutive title in the NC State Cup U18 division. Congratulations Abbey! Go Warriors! Click the header for a picture.
FCCLA - Family Community and Carrer Leaders of America provided an early Christmas for three families. Ms. Gayzelle Parker assisted Mr. Stacy Smith and his students with the selection of families and the FCCLA organization collected and distributed gently used and new clothing to those in need. FCCLA provides this community service to give back to the community. This is an event the students look forward to and love to support each year. "People are in need and it's important to help out in any way possible."
Mr. Stacey C. Smith CTE Instructor Foods/Culinary Arts FCCLA Advisor provided an opportunity for all of his CTE Foods Fundamentals students to tour the Arts Institute located in Durham NC and attend Kanki Japanese Restaurant. Students had the opportunity to meet and talk with advisors to discuss different career pathways at the Art Institute. They had the experience of observing a culinary presentation of multiple Kanki chefs and taste a variety of dishes. This experience was offered to expose students job markets and provide them with a learning experience that maximized connections between learned behaviors and observed practices of a chef. Please click the header for images.
Congratulations to the JF Webb Army JROTC Academic Bowl Team for their first round win in the 2014-15 Army JROTC Academic Bowl – Level I. More than 1,491 teams competed in the first round, and our team is one of only 148 teams remaining in our region that includes North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware. Level II will be held February 1-15 and will determine the 24 teams that will participate in the Championship in June. Team members are: Jeremiah Williamson, Grace Ramirez, Monica Botros, Wayne Peace, Patrick Koshada, and Henry White. Good luck to your Army JROTC Academic Bowl Team! Go Warriors!
Virtual Enterprise students from the JF Webb campus travelled to Tennessee to participate the Midwest Regional Trade Show. Students demostrated their talents in a wide range of areas: marketing, salesmanship, public relations, e-commerce, and communications. To learn more about our trip and the VEI Program click on the link above.
Credit by Demonstrated Mastery - What's this? The NC Department of Public Instruction has introduced a new opportunity for students taking high school courses: Credit by Demonstrated Mastery or CDM. Students can earn credit without taking a full course. Read more to learn about the process on the Granville County Schools District Web page under the same header.
J. F. Webb’s vision is to aggressively seek opportunities that establish a platform for students to effectively communicate in an effort to support leadership, advocacy, and competence in the classroom. It is equally important to make sure our school establishes rigor, respect, and relevance in every classroom, while establishing relationships that mentor and model positive character traits. Student growth is our number one priority!