STUDENT OF THE MONTH
Seth is a Senior who works at IMS Gear as a Machining Intern. Seth hopes to graduate from CHS and join IMS Gears Apprenticeship Program where he will work for IMS Gear and attend college at the same time (IMS GEAR PAYS). Seth has done a great job thus far networking, learning new technical skills and developing the needed employability skills to be successful in this industry.
Seth’s mentor states that some of his major strengths are his ability to work with a team, his work ethic, attitude and punctuality. Seth is also striving to earn his GeorgiaBEST Soft Skills Certification to help build his resume and his knowledge base. We are so proud of Seth and all he has done this year to help him be successful in his future.
Chestatee High School
Cierra Pedraza is a senior and pathway completer in Healthcare Science. Cierra is currently interning with The Longstreet Clinic in the Pharmacy department. “This internship has allowed me to get hands on experience in the field I hope to one day make a career. It is a great stepping stone and I feel has helped me get one step closer to fulfilling my dreams.”
After graduation Cierra plans to attend Lanier Tech for two years and study nursing and then transfer to Brenau University to continue working towards becoming a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.
The Longstreet Clinic
East Hall High School
Flowery Branch High School
Will is a Senior at FBHS. He is a 2nd year WBL an intern and is at Davis Middle School and FBHS music & theater departments this year. Will is pursuing his career goal to be a Music/Theatre Instructor and possibly owning his own business in the industry. Will is also on track to earning his Ga Best Elite Certification.
Great Job Will! #wblworks
Davis Middle School
Taylor is an elementary intern at Friendship Elementary School. Her career goal is to be a teacher and she is in the Early Childhood Education Pathway.
Taylor’s mentor had this to say about her: “Taylor is wonderful! She works well with the teachers and does an excellent job with the students. We love having her in our classroom!”
Flowery Branch High School
Nina is a second-year WBL Intern!
“Nina is a great addition to the MP team. She always take initiative to move on to other work when she finishes the task at hand. She communicates well and possesses a great attitude. Nina is a pleasure to work with.”
-Cindy Fendley, Human Resource Director
Johnson High School
Ansleigh is a Junior who is employed at Truelove’s Celebrations!
She successfully juggles school,basketball and work.
Ansleigh plans to pursue a career in the medical field, but she is learning valuable soft skills on the job through Work-Based Learning.
North Hall High School
West Hall High School
Hallie is a senior at West Hall who plans to pursue a career working as a character personality at Disney World Resorts. She is currently working at Elevation Fitness and Lake Lanier Islands. Hallie is always prepared and is driven in her work.
Great Job, Hallie!
Elevation Fitness & Lanier Islands