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GCHS Students Earn Steel Toe Shoes

Grant County High School Senior Automotive Technology students that earned their industry certificates received a nice surprise today.  Sixteen seniors received a free pair of steel-toe shoes from the Kentucky Youth Apprenticeship grant.  The grant provides opportunities for area seniors in the college and career pathways to receive career-ready items.  The Northern Kentucky Cooperative for Educational Services (NKCES) provided the grant opportunity.  The mission of NKCES is to "[to] build Northern Kentucky's future workforce."  Grant County High School Career and Technology Associate Principal, Mr. Larry Butler shared, "It is a great program that allows us to help our students enter the workforce prepared."  The total cost of the shoes was covered by the grant with help from a local retailer, RT Outfitters.  Additional career and tech students will be receiving career-ready items as the year progresses from this same grant.  
Automotive students receive steel-toed shoes

 

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