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BMHS Housebuild 2017-2018

The 2017-2018 School District of Beloit Housebuild is off to a great start this year due predominantly to the efforts of the new construction teacher Scott Abbott. Look for more updates soon on progress and the student experiences that this program offers.

Grant allows Beloit Memorial students to explore accounting careers

The Educational Foundation Accounting Careers Awareness grant will allow students to tour and meet with accountants from Milwaukee’s Palermo Pizza Factory and the Milwaukee Art Museum. It will also pay for new classroom accounting software, Richardson said.

Student Mock Interviews

Career Readiness: Mock Interviews

The mock interviews are part of the School District of Beloit’s emphasis on career readiness efforts. “I’ve had a number of students who came back and said ‘I actually learned a lot from that experience and it helped me find work’,” said English teacher Amanda Sellen.

Housebuild | 2015-16

Construction Education | House Build 2015-16

This course is designed for students at the end of the pathway for the building trade’s field. The Building Trades Practicum 355 course will be a year long course in which the students will actively be working with skilled tradesmen in building a full sized home in which will later be put on the real estate market and sold.

Beloit Daily News

Irontek U coming to Beloit students

Thanks to a partnership between the School District of Beloit and local businesses, REACH Advanced Career Education students at Beloit Memorial High School will have the opportunity to work alongside business mentors on special projects at the Irontek.
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Hillary Gavan-Beloit Daily News
Posted: Wendsday, June 1, 2016 10:24 am

Skills Program | Cory Davie Places 2nd in 2016 State Competition

Skills Program | Cory Davie, Places 2nd in State Competition

It has been a win, win situation for Beloit Memorial senior Cory Davie – competing at the state level and excelling in the high school’s Technology and Automotive Education Program.

Beloit Daily News

Lawn mower tune-up day to be hosted by BMHS students

Do you want to get your push lawn mower ready for action?
You might want to consider bringing your push mower to the Eclipse Center for Beloit Memorial High School’s (BMHS) SkillsUSA lawn mower tune-up to be held Saturday, April 16 from 9 a.m. – noon.
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Hillary Gavan – Beloit Daily News
Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2016 4:00 pm

WMTV Madison, WI - nbc15.com

Beloit Memorial High School students receive UW Madison scholarships

(Video) Three sophomore students at Beloit Memorial High School will receive full-tuition scholarships to the UW Madison Business School upon graduation as part of the Business Emerging Leaders Program.

Elton Rodriguez, Julianna Bennett, Trayvon Fair

Early Acceptance to UW Madison School of Business

Three Beloit Memorial High School (BMHS) sophomores have received acceptance into the University of Wisconsin-Madison upon high school graduation, with a full-tuition scholarship through the Business Emerging Leaders (BEL) program.

Beloit Daily News

Nothin’ wrong with a fixer upper

Three young men in Beloit Memorial High School’s (BMHS) automotive program have all spent months — and in some cases years — under the hood to revive their first wheels.
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Hillary Gavan – Beloit Daily News
Posted: Saturday, April 30, 2016 10:00 am

Apprenticeships Wanted

Wanted: Area Businesses for Expanding School Apprenticeships

Preparing youth for their futures is a challenge that has taken school districts down many paths over the years. A half century ago, many students could leave high school and find a variety of jobs in industry or go to college and obtain a degree and a job thereafter.

Times change.

Certified Engineering Curriculum | REACH @ Beloit Memorial

Certified Engineering Program for Beloit Students
Milwaukee School of Engineering

The certification of Beloit Memorial’s engineering curriculum in the Project Lead The Way program is cause for celebration on multiple levels. Whether students are planning to pursue a two or four-year degree or join the workforce after graduation, the benefits of these classes are far reaching.

Manufacturing Today WI

Purple Knight Manufacturing
Manufacturing Today WI Sping/Summer 2016

Manufacturing Today WI interviews REACH Director Ryan Rewey & Terry Schindler about “Where Are We Going Next?” In today’s world of highly technical skilled careers it is crucial that people look at Career and Technical Education in a different light.

Trevor Carr & Geovani Castellanos

Students take 1st Place in Regional Competition – Advance to State

Over 220 students participated in regional Skills USA competition. Trevor Carr (automotive) & Geovani Castellanos (carpentry), each won 1st place in their divisions and advance to statewide competition. Both Savannah Terwilliger and Cory Davie earned recognition also.

Career Technical Education Month

Tour Scheduled – REACH Advanced Career Education Facilities

Tue. Feb. 23rd, 2016, As part of Career and Technical Education Month, Beloit Memorial High School’s REACH: Advanced Career Education program will be showcased during a tour of the program’s facilities. Open to the community.

1230 WCLO Radio

Radio Station WCLO Interviews Ryan Rewey

Radio Station WCLO, 1230 AM interviews Ryan Rewey, Career & Technical Education Director for the Beloit School District about how kids are preparing for life after high school. Mr. Rewey talks about our CNC & Manufacturing Lab, earning college credit at the Milw. School of Engineering, our Career Advocate, Job Shadowing, Youth Apprenticeship, “The High School of Business” and more. Click to listen.

Beloit Daily News

BMHS To Offer Classes For College Credit

With Beloit Memorial High School recently selected as a school site for the High School of Business program, students will be able to obtain college credits when they take a series of business classes offered next fall, according to Mary Kay Richardson, department head and business teacher.
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Hillary Gavan – Beloit Daily News

Beloit Daily News

BMHS Program Builds Real-World Skills

“You can’t always be 100 percent sure about something until you get your hands dirty.”
That’s one of many lessons Beloit Memorial High School senior and secretary of the SkillsUSA Club Savannah Terwilliger has learned while fixing cars as part of the automotive program.
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Hillary Gavan – Beloit Daily News

cyBER FLL Competition | Nov. 2015

cyBER Team Wins Award at FLL

cyBER Team Mentor, Ryan Hallock who manages the cyBER team website wrote about the teams experience and posted it including a gallery of photos on the team’s website.
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Reach Presentation | Youth Workforce Readiness 2015

Youth Workforce Readiness | REACH

The Presentation made to testify at the Wisconsin State Capital on Youth Workforce Readiness. Schools Superintendent Dr. Johnson, Career Advocate Miss Healless, and REACH Director Mr. Ryan Rewey spent the morning telling the story about the REACH program at Beloit Memorial High School.

“Reach Advanced Career Education prepares students for successful careers and lifelong learning”
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