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Junior becomes Certified Welder
Orange High School junior Zander Kakou passed his industry welding credential last month and is now a certified welder. According to the Northern Career Institute, Zander, who spent many long hours beyond the requirements practicing his welds, has a work ethic second to none.
Students receive TECC awards
Orange High School has 11 students who received recognition for their accomplishments in the 2019-20 Excel TECC Awards, including Cosmetology senior Kayla Takacs who earned the Excel TECC Outstanding Senior Award.
Cosmetology senior Icianna Mcglothin won the Hillcrest Rotary Award. Business Academy juniors Pascal Morris-Barrie and Victor Ononogbo were part of the first place team at the Veale Foundation’s Think Big Summit. Business Academy senior Kayla Goodman’s team was a state qualifier in the Deca District Food Marketing competition.
Six OHS students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society. This includes Marketing program seniors Ryan Dewolf and Jordan Dubyak. Four OHS juniors were also recognized as well, including Ezra Galili in CADD Engineering, Prestyn Malone in Digital Arts and Technology and Katherine Kapp and Evin Bromberg at the Performing Arts Academy.
Excel TECC is a career technical consortium serving the 10 school districts of Aurora, Beachwood, Chagrin Falls, Mayfield, Orange, Richmond Heights, Solon, South Euclid-Lyndhurst, West Geauga and Willoughby-Eastlake offering mroe than 25 unique programs.