Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education (CTAE) is preparing Georgia's students for their next step after high school--college, beginning a career, registered apprenticeships, or the military. Georgia CTAE pathway course offerings, and the new Educating Georgia's Future Workforce initiative, leverage partnerships with industry and higher education to ensure students have the skills they need to thrive in the future workforce.
Kay Edmondson, CTAE Director
268 Knight Trail
Thomaston, Georgia 30286
Congratulations to our 2017- 2018 chapter FFA officers! We are looking forward to a great year with these students at the wheel!
Back row: Logan Gordy (Sentinel), Cameron Harris-Trice (Treasurer), Hayden Roberts (Vice President), Avery Cook (President)
Front Row: Katie Risinger (Secretary), Kali Perry (Reporter)
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Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
ULHS 2017 graduate Dallas Hoffman joined more than 9,600 of America’s best and brightest high school students who traveled to Anaheim, California to establish their own Legacy of Leadership as they competed for the opportunity to win more than $170,000 in cash awards.
The Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) National Leadership Conference was held June 29 - July 2. Participants from across the United States and abroad attended this exciting conference to enhance their business skills, expand their networks, and participate in more than 70 business and business-related competitive events.
Dallas Hoffman, representing Upson-Lee High School, received national recognition at the FBLA Awards of Excellence Program on July 2. Hoffman competed in Journalism and brought home 10th place. CONGRATULATIONS!!! The Journalism Event involved students completing a test on Journalism objectives. The objectives included economics of journalism, grammar and format, law and ethics, business of journalism, and history of journalism.
This national awards contest is part of a comprehensive competitive events program sponsored by FBLA-PBL that recognizes and rewards excellence in a broad range of business and career-related areas. While attending the Legacy of Leadership event, students also immersed themselves in interactive workshops, visited an information-packed exhibit hall, and heard from motivational speakers on a broad range of business topics.
ULHS SkillsUSA Chapter competed in the regional competition in Columbus,Ga on Friday February 3rd.
SkillsUSA competitors won 11 medals and will advance to the state competition in Atlanta Ga.
The Upson-Lee High School NJROTC mission is "To develop in all NJROTC cadets attributes of personal responsibility, self discipline, self confidence, teamwork, community service and citizenship. Our goal is success not only in NJROTC, but also in high school and beyond." For more information about the ULHS NJROTC program, please click here.
Mrs.Kelly criminal investigation students are learning how to collect evidence that's connected to a crime that has been committed. Mrs.Kelly demonstrated on how to dust and lift fingerprints. After demonstrating the technique students participated and were engaged in the hands-on activity of dusting and lifting fingerprints.