Biomedical Science Academy student Rebecca Bailey was awarded the first Suiter Family Scholarship at the RRTC Awards Ceremony held May 2. The scholarship, worth $500.00 was presented by former Biomedical Science instructor Edith Suiter on behalf of her family. The scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student in the RRTC Biomedical Science Academy.
Several Red River Technology Center students, from three different programs, recently competed and placed at the HOSA-Future Health Professionals State Contest. Winners were:
Practical Nursing students who placed at the State HOSA (all post-secondary):
Carly Mann (Rush Springs) – 2nd Place in Medical Reading
Dane Smith (Duncan) and Rickey Wylie (Comanche) – 2nd Place in CERT Skills
Marissa Beeson (Duncan), Charlie Romero (Duncan), and Stephanie Carrasco (Duncan) – 1st Place in Community Awareness
Kassie Hekia (Marlow) and Jessica Church (Duncan) – 3rd Place in Health Career Display
Health Careers students who recently placed at State HOSA:
Micah Harris (Central) and Brayden Strange (Walters) – 2nd place in CPR/First Aid
Arianah Lindstrom (Homeschool); Sam Richardson (Velma); Cheyenne Cain (Empire); Rachaele Stephenson (Homeschool); and Bethany Fullmer (not pictured, Empire) – 5th place in Public Service Announcement.
Biomedical Science Academy students who recently placed at State HOSA:
Trey Hunt (Empire) – 5th in Biomedical Science
Brooklin Bain (Comanche) – 5th in Sports Medicine
Micah Elroy (Marlow) – 1st in Prepared Speaking
Chloe O’Conner (Marlow) and Haliegh Bradley (Central) – 5th in Forensic Medicine
Kali Treat (Homeschool); Nathan Wright (Central); and Alli Spurlock (Marlow) – 1st in Creative Problem Solving
***All short-term classes must be paid for by 4:30pm on the first day of class. Accepted payment forms are: cash, check, and credit/debit card. Credit and debit card payments can be made over the phone.
See below for a list of Plans of Study for short-term courses.
Enrollment ends: May 29, 2019
Classes begin: June 3, 2019
Classes end: July 25, 2019
Who is eligible?
1. Anyone who is age 16 or older and resides within the boundaries of the following 13 school districts is eligible to enroll:
Bray-Doyle, Central High, Comanche, Duncan, Empire, Grandview, Marlow, Ryan, Temple, Terral, Velma-Alma, Walters and Waurika.
2. Persons residing outside the named districts may also enroll. The tuition rate is increased for non-district residents. Call 580-255-2903 for details.
Applying – Easy as 1-2-3-4
Check the class schedule and select the class you wish to take.
1. Phone (580) 255-2903 or Toll-Free 1-888-607-2446 to enroll.
2. Stop by the Technology Center in person at 3300 West Bois D’Arc in Duncan.
3. Fill out the enrollment form and mail or fax it to the Technology Center.
4. Enroll via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include name, social security number, address, phone number, the class for enrollment, and class date and time (if more than one option).
Tuition and Fees for Short Term Courses:
Tuition is due and payable in full the first day of class. The cost for books, supplies, and materials will vary, depending on class requirements.
Residents outside the Red River Technology Center district will be charged an increased tuition rate.
Tuition will be refunded upon withdrawal from a short-term adult class as follows:
After the 1st class 100% minus a $5 registration fee
After the 2nd class 75%
After the 3rd class 50%
After the 4th class 25%
No refunds will be issued after the 5th class meeting.
No refund will be issued for classes which are 24 hours or less in length. Withdrawal must be done in person or by phone.
All short-term adult education classes require a minimum number of students. A class is subject to cancellation if there is insufficient enrollment. Every effort will be made to notify enrolled students if a scheduled class cannot be held.
Short-term Courses – Plans of Study
Three RRTC Business and Information Technology students recently placed at the State Business Professionals of America (BPA) competition held March 11-13 in Tulsa.
Representing the RRTC BPA Chapter were:
Kaylynn Self – 6th place in Medical Office Procedures; 7th place in Basic Office Systems and Procedures
Kaitlin Hillin – 4th place in Administrative Support Team; 1st place in Advanced Spreadsheet Applications
Heather Pitcock – 4th place in Administrative Support Team; 7th place in Intermediate Word Processing
Kaitlin Hillin advances the National BPA Contest in Anaheim, CA on May 1-5, 2019.
Five RRTC students recently placed at the State SkillsUSA contest held in Tulsa. Award winners were: Terrell Cox, Electronics, 1st place in Job Interview; Aryanna North, Cosmetology, 1st place in Cosmetology: Nail Art Job Exhibit; Abbe Johnson, Cosmetology, 2nd place in Prepared Speech; Stephanie Mason, 2nd place in Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning; and Jacob Meador, CNC Machining, 3rd place in CNC Machining.
Each student also received a scholarship from the Kenneth and Juliette Woodward Endowment for the their accomplishments at the contest.